Catch double header basketball this evening as Wayne High can be heard on 98.9 FM/AM 1590 The City at Battle Creek. Wayne State College hosts Minnesota State-Mankato at 6/8 p.m. on Big Red country 104.9. All games can be heard online at waynedialynews.com.

Over 200 People Pulled From State Private Health Program

Posted: 19 September, 2013

LINCOLN (AP) - Nebraska officials have pulled nearly 200 people out of a state program that helps pay for private health insurance when doing so is cheaper than billing through Medicaid. The decision by the Department of Health and Human Services followed a state audit that uncovered lax oversight of the Medicaid-related program. Department spokesman Russ Reno said Wednesday that 455 cases were reviewed by the first week of July. Of those recipients, 240 were notified that there wasn't enough information to show that it was cost-effective for Medicaid to pay their premiums. Reno says 186 were deemed cost-effective. The remaining 29 were disqualified from Medicaid altogether. Reno says 75 recipients have filed appeals. Of those cases, 52 were submitted in time for recipients to continue receiving payments while their case is reviewed.



NBA Member 2015