Florida Gov. Jeb Bush signed on Friday in law legislation creating a pilot program to some of the state Medicaid beneficiaries managed care plans and CAP expenditure growth on the program shift at 8 percent for the next five years, the Sarasota Herald-Tribune reported. The plan the state legislature the state legislature in a special session begins last week 1 July 2006, in Duval and Broward counties. Than 210,000 beneficiaries in the two counties to managed care is suspended plans by June 2007. According other changes effect Bush’s term ends in January 2007 (Dunkelberger, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Under the new system, the state HMOs is pay higher prices for the treatment of sick beneficiaries and for the treatment of healthy beneficiaries.
Also expresses also expresses support for ‘A feature. Recipients with jobs state-funded state-funded premiums employer employer – provider health insurance if they prefer ‘The editorial concludes that ‘[s] tate innovation began the way social reform, and we are glad with it is happening now on Medicaid ‘(Wall Street Journal.. Der Natiwe are happy Governor Bush Signs Bill Creating Pilot Program that some Medicaid managed care beneficiaries shiftsWSJ editorial ‘[C] CONSUMER POLICY choice and competition ‘are the ‘trademark’of the Florida plan, according to a Wall Street Journal. The ‘risk-adjusted premiums ‘included in the plan offer ‘innovative response ‘to ‘critics argue that competition does not working for the sick and disabled, ‘the editorial states.