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

The reduction could begin Oct. 1 without action

By: - September 15, 2023 3:00 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.” (Photo by FS Productions/Getty Images) (This image cannot be republished unless you have a subscription to Getty.)

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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.