Unequal Treatment: What Happened When Arizona Cut Medicaid @noamlevey @latimes

In Arizona, swings in Medicaid access show the program’s impact by @noamlevey Bad timing turned Karen Slone’s medical problem into a crisis. Slone, 53, a former administrative assistant with diabetes, followed doctors’ advice for years, getting regular checkups. Then, last year, she lost her job and her insurance, and stopped going to the doctor. For […]

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Medicaid Cuts in Arizona May Mean More Amputations: SALSA Interview

An interview yesterday by KGUN TV/ABC’s Ileana Diaz with SALSA’s David G. Armstrong discussed the potential impact of Arizona Medicaid (AHCCCS) cuts on Arizonans with diabetes– those at highest risk for amputation. More overall information can be had here. Specific information about two landmark prevention studies can also be found on the blog (study number […]

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