pemiscot memorial health system http://kbia.org en Mo. House Democrats File Medicaid Expansion Bill http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-democrats-file-medicaid-expansion-bill <P>House Democrats are sponsoring legislation to expand Medicaid in Missouri, despite the fact that the state budget filed by Republicans leaves out the proposed expansion.</P> <P><A href="http://house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB627&#38;year=2013&#38;code=R">House Bill 627</A> would expand Medicaid to an additional 300,000 Missourians, and House Democrats say&#160;not passing it would cost the state 5,000 jobs and could force some rural hospitals to close their doors.&#160; Kerry Noble is CEO of <A href="http://www.pemiscot.org/">Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems </A>in the Missouri Boot-heal. Tue, 19 Feb 2013 15:02:50 +0000 Marshall Griffin 29089 at http://kbia.org Mo. House Democrats File Medicaid Expansion Bill