Councilors Quiz Meyers, Contractors About $1B Medicaid Contracts
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The nearly $1 billion contracts with three managed care companies that will administer the state’s Medicaid program are expected to be decided by the Executive Council on Wednesday.
The five councilors spent several hours Tuesday questioning Health and Human Services Commissioner Jeffrey Meyers and representatives of the three companies about the contracts.
Most of the discussion centered on administrative costs, profits, drug rebates and the percentage of money the organizations spend on medical claims.