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Calif. docs argue Medicaid pay cuts will undermine expansion
Modern Healthcare

In an effort to get the U.S. Supreme Court to block California’s Medicaid pay cuts, doctors in the state are arguing that the lower rates will undermine the expansion of the state’s Medicaid program next year under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The California Medical Association filed a petition asking the Supreme Court to review a 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling allowing the 10% cut to go forward.