Doctors' group says states are slow to implement Medicaid pay hike

08/27/2013 | Modern Healthcare (free registration)

Data from the American Academy of Family Physicians showed primary care physicians in just six states are getting the higher payments for treating Medicaid patients called for by the Affordable Care Act as a way to increase access to care. The AAFP said that CMS approved the pay increases in 33 states but that state Medicaid programs still must negotiate the hikes with participating insurers.

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