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Primary Care Medi-Cal Providers About To Be Hit by Double Rate-Cut Whammy
California Healthline

Primary care providers on Jan. 1 will have their Medi-Cal reimbursement rates lowered — twice on the same day. A two-year Medicaid federal rate increase for primary care providers is due to expire on the first day of 2015. On the same day the California Department of Health Care Services plans to implement its state-ordered 10% reduction in reimbursement rates for fee-for-service Medi-Cal primary care providers.