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Providers Brace for Medi-Cal Rate Cut, Hold Concerns About Access to Care
California Healthline

In a California Healthline report by Kenny Goldberg, experts discussed how a 2011 law to cut reimbursement rates by 10% for all providers of Medi-Cal, California’s Medicaid program.

At a time when California is poised to expand Medi-Cal to 1.4 million more Californians, the demand on many physicians is expected to rise while Medi-Cal reimbursement rates fall (though federal reimbursement could actually bump up rates for two years for primary care providers).