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California’s Medicaid Plan For Undocumented Young Adults A First Step : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image Demonstrators rallied in Sacramento in May for Medi-Cal expansion to undocumented Californians. When the state’s budget was finalized, only young adults up to age 26 were authorized to be included in the expansion. Gov. Gavin Newsom says that’s an important first step. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption toggle caption Rich Pedroncelli/AP For years,… Read More »

U.S. News updates best hospitals methodology for specialty rankings

Dive Brief: U.S. News & World Report is updating its methodology for ranking the country’s best hospitals, with the changes set to take effect when the new list is released July 30. One measure being added for the assessment of specialty hospitals is discharge of patients to the home, in line with previously announced additions… Read More »