Florida Governor’s Budget Proposes Hospital Payment Restructuring

This week, our In Focus section highlights a key component of Governor Rick Scott’s budget proposal – the implementation of a new Medicaid hospital payment methodology. The Governor’s budget aims to provide major funding increases to Florida’s public schools, offset by several proposals amounting to significant cuts in funding appropriated for hospital payments.

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