State Issues

Medicaid RCOs

Legislation passed by the 2013 Alabama Legislature calls for the state to be divided into regions and that a community-led network coordinate the health care of Medicaid patients in each region, with networks ultimately bearing the risks of contracting with the state of Alabama to provide that care.  Click to view various regulations regarding RCO development.

Medicaid Expansion

Alabama would benefit by $28 billion in economic impact, 300,000 more lives covered and 30,000 jobs if the state were to find a way to provide additional coverage under Medicaid expansion. Click to access a toolkit of resources hospitals can use to promote expansion in their communities.