Health News Florida: Medicaid Overhaul Message Trickles Out
It can be a pain to change health insurance policies. Imagine doing it for 3.5 million Floridians. Right now, the state's moving its medical insurance program for the poor to a new system. By August 1, nearly all Medicaid recipient plans will be run by private insurers. Health News Florida’s Mary Shedden looks at challenges caused by this rollout, which launches in the Tampa Bay area next week.