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Public Forums on Medicaid Work Requirements Announced

Posted Jan 14, 2019

If you are concerned about the bureaucratic burden of work-reporting requirements for NH families who rely on Medicaid expansion for health coverage, there will be several chances to ask questions this month. For more information on why we're concerned about work requirements for Medica ...read more

NHLA statement on JLCAR December 20, 2018 vote

Posted Dec 21, 2018



December 21, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  New Hampshire Legal Assistance (NHLA) Policy Director Dawn McKinney released the following statement in response to the vote by the Joint Legislative Committee on Administrative Rules to object to a proposed interim administrative rule. The ...read more

Center on Budget and Public Policy: NH Medicaid Work Requirements "harsher than Arkansas"

Posted Dec 03, 2018

Today, the non-partisan Center on Budget and Policy Priorities released a policy analysis of New Hampshire's recently approved Medicaid waiver allowing the implementation of a work requirement for certain people.
"With federal approval now in hand, New Hampshire appears poised to move ...read more

NHLA comment on NH Medicaid work requirement waiver

Posted Nov 30, 2018

New Hampshire Legal Assistance has issued the following statement on the CMS approval of a Medicaid waiver allowing the implementation of a work requirement for certain people: “As we and other health care advocates around the country have said time and again, work requirements for Medicaid ...read more