Petition Update

Alabama cuts pay to doctors and dentists by 10% and glasses!

Cheryl Moyer
Montgomery, AL

Jul 25, 2012 — To help balance their budgets, 13 states are cutting Medicaid either by lowering fees paid to medical providers, reducing benefits, or tightening eligibility for the health insurance program for the poor and disabled. Most changes went into effect July 1, though some take effect later this year and some are pending federal approval. Kaiser Health News surveyed the 50 state Medicaid programs: