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Growth expected in Medicaid managed care
Modern Healthcare

Medicaid managed care is expected to grow as states seek to slow healthcare spending by shifting more enrollees into the insurer-provided option, one major ratings agency said.

In a weekly credit outlook, Moody’s Investors Service said the safety-net insurer, which is jointly financed by states and the federal government, continues to be a growth area for health insurers, despite political pressure from many governors to allow for eligibility cuts.