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California Democrats plan to extend Medicaid to illegal immigrants

A California lawmaker has pledged to re-introduce a bill that would allow adults who live in the state illegally to receive medical care paid for by the government. State Assembly member Joaquin Arambula, a Democrat and a doctor, announced the plans Monday as the legislature convened at the state capitol, according to the Los Angeles… Read More »

Trump administration looks to take Medicaid outside the doctor's office

Meals delivered to the homes of patients with Type 2 diabetes. Air conditioners installed to help asthma patients breathe more easily during the summer. Uber rides provided so patients without cars can get to their doctor’s appointments. All of these ideas aren’t typically considered part of traditional medical care, but, increasingly, health insurers, hospitals, and… Read More »