Kathleen Sebelius still waiting for Tennessee Medicaid proposal
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has not provided details to the federal government on his alternative proposal for expanding Medicaid coverage to 180,000 uninsured Tennesseans, Kathleen Sebelius said Friday during a visit to Memphis.
"We don't have specifics from the governor's office," the Health and Human Services secretary said during a news conference at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library.
"There are lots of conversations. I've talked to the governor probably three or four times directly. I know that our Medicaid staff is in close communication with the Medicaid staff here at the state. We would love to work with Tennessee around Medicaid expansion.''
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