Liberal, KS

Now: 87 °F

Currently: Fair / Windy

Hi: 87 °F | Lo: 41 °F


Hi: 71 °F 

Lo: 39 °F


Hi: 66 °F 

Lo: 42 °F


Hi: 73 °F 

Lo: 35 °F


Hi: 53 °F 

Lo: 30 °F


Hi: 59 °F 

Lo: 32 °F

Legislators To Discuss Health Care

KSCB News - November 25, 2013 10:13 am

A legislative oversight committee is scheduled to receive a status report on changes made to the Kansas Medicaid program and services for the developmentally disabled.

Monday’s meeting will look at issues related to the state’s KanCare system that began implementation in 2012 and took effect earlier this year. Kansas has contracted with three managed-care organizations to administer Medicaid programs for the elderly, poor and disabled.

Among those scheduled to appear are representatives from several developmentally disabled and community-based service providers.

Legislators also will receive an update on the state’s health insurance marketplace from the insurance commissioner’s office. Kansas elected not to establish a state-run exchange to implement the federal health care law and is using the federal exchange that was developed.


Latest Stories

USD 480 to Host Boundry Forum

A USD 480 Community Forum will be held on Thursday, March 29th from 6:00-7:30pm at the...

Broadcast Square audio archives March 19 to 23, 2018

You can listen to archived Broadcast Square audio from the week of March 19 to 23,...

Broadcast Square audio archives March 12 to 16, 2018

You can listen to archived Broadcast Square audio from the week of March 12 to 16,...