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March 12, 2018

Public Comments to the Ohio Department of Medicaid on the Proposed Medicaid Work Requirement Waiver

Loren Anthes, Public Policy Fellow, Medicaid Policy Center INTRODUCTION Pursuant to Ohio Revised Code §5166.37,[1] the Ohio General Assembly has mandated the Ohio Department of Medicaid seek federal approval for an 1115 Demonstration Waiver imposing work requirements on individuals covered through Medicaid via the Group VIII expansion. Pursuant to law established in the Patient Protection...

March 2, 2018

Testimony: Group VIII Work Requirement and Community Engagement 1115 Demonstration Waiver

As mandated by Ohio Revised Code Section 5166.37 through House Bill 49, the state’s biennial budget, the Ohio Department of Medicaid is seeking federal approval for an 1115 Demonstration Waiver that will impose work requirements for enrollees granted eligibility through the extension of benefits to the Group VIII population identified in Title XIX of the...