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County wants state to run Medi-Cal expansion
Napa Valley Register

As California prepares to deliver health care to an estimated 1 million more residents next year due to federal health care reform, Napa County is looking for the state government to shoulder the burden of providing the expanded care.

A major portion of the almost 3-year-old federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is an option for states to expand Medicaid to low-income adults currently ineligible for the program.