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Physician Urges Tomblin to Take Medicaid Expansion Opportunity

December 3, 2012

A longtime physician with the New River Health Association in Fayette County is asking Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin to “take full advantage of the Medicaid expansion opportunity available under the Affordable Care Act of 2010.” Read

The West Virginia Center for Budget and Policy, based in Charleston, estimates that maximum participation in Medicaid expansion would bring more than $3.7 billion in federal money into the state over six years.