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Report: Expanding Medicaid would save state millions

...that to a minimum level of 90 percent by 2020.The Senate Finance Committee has hired former state health commissioner Bill Streur to review the impacts of expansion. Streur served under Walker's predecessor, Gov. Sean Parnell, who resisted...
State | AK legislature
Kelly says he will keep open to possible Medicaid expansion

...committee discussed hiring former state health commissioner Bill Streur as a consultant. Streur served under former Gov. Sean...believed that, frankly, but when I hear it from a guy like Bill Streur, I start to think a little bit different.""That's...
State | AK legislature
Senate panel to consider former commissioners

...committee's co-chairs have proposed contracts with former Revenue Commissioner Angela Rodell and former Health Commissioner Bill Streur. The committee is expected to consider the proposals later this week.Co-chair Anna MacKinnon said she and co-chair...
State to discuss Ebola preparedness conference to provide an update on Alaska's Ebola preparedness plan.Gov. Sean Parnell, health commissioner Bill Streur, chief epidemiologist Joe McLaughlin and epidemiologist Michael Cooper will hold the news conference on Thursday in...
State wants mediation over Medicaid billing

...progress had begun to emerge, including improved processing of claims.The following month, state health Commissioner Bill Streur sent a letter to the company's president, demanding a corrective action plan. Streur said health care providers...
Panel hears of concerns with Medicaid system

...commissioner and vendor behind the system, Xerox, spoke to the problems and efforts being made to address them.Commissioner Bill Streur said the responsibility for implementation rests with him, though he also pointed out that the department relies on...
State | AK legislature
Dems introduce legislation to expand Medicaid

...She said Parnell was looking forward to a report that will be delivered by Health and Social Services Commissioner Bill Streur on the status of those not eligible for Medicaid.? Contact reporter Jennifer Canfield at 523-2279 or at jennifer...
Parnell denies Medicaid expansion

...the state House, one from the Senate, and three of his own appointees.Commissioner of Health and Human Services Bill Streur will be responsible for developing a report on the current status of Alaskans who do not qualify for Medicaid."Clearly...
Parnell to discuss Medicaid expansion

...Medicaid expansion at a press conference in Anchorage today. Department of Health and Social Services Commissioner Bill Streur will join Parnell at the conference.Parnell is expected to announce by Dec. 15 whether the State of Alaska will accept...
Health care for Alaska

...saying "I told you so." But that hasn't been the case. Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Commissioner Bill Streur claims his department hasn't sufficiently vetted the numbers. After months of analyzing the data, they've found...


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