Hospitals plead with Congress to avert $8 billion in cuts in Medicaid funding

Care New England in Rhode Island among health systems appealing for halt to funding that helps hospitals care for low-income patients

By: - September 14, 2023 5:53 pm

More than 250 hospitals and health systems are asking Congress to avert or delay a forthcoming $8 billion cut to ‘America’s health care safety net.’ (FS Productions/Getty Images)

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Ashley Murray
Ashley Murray

Ashley Murray covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include domestic policy and appropriations.