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Health plans, providers poised for expansion of Medi-Cal
Sacramento Business Journal

Health plans see business potential when California expands Medicaid coverage to 1.5 million additional people in 2014 under federal health reform. California hospitals, though, see mixed messages: They will get more federal support, but they’re concerned that state government will rake back millions. And primary-care doctors see a temporary increase in pay as incentive to take more patients but wonder how it will play out long term.