States facing tough chioces, many cutting funding to Medicaid
Posted Sep 25 2009 3:30pm
With money tight in every corner, many states are being forced to cut budgets that fund state run Medicaid programs.
In North Carolina, a possible Medicaid budget cut would affect the home-bound elderly the most. Although the cost of living at home is much less than the elderly living in nursing homes. In Mississippi, budget cuts will also go towards Medicaid instead of education funding.