PLAN TO INCREASE ANNUAL MEDICAID SPENDING ON REIMBURSEMENTS TO HOSPITALS IN NEW MEXICO BY $169 MILLION
CLOVIS (KSMX)- Public comments are being sought on a plan to increase annual Medicaid spending on reimbursements to hospitals in New Mexico by $169 million. Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Tuesday announced the increased reimbursement rates designed to shore up professional health care networks. All told, lawmakers have arranged a quarter-billion dollar increase in annual spending on Medicaid services starting July 1.