See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

California wrongly claimed millions in Medicaid services for illegal migrants: HHS watchdog reports

Posted on AllSides May 27th, 2024
From The Right

The state of California incorrectly claimed millions of dollars in federal Medicaid funding for health services that were provided to illegal immigrants, according to the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General . 

The OIG released an audit last month that alleged the California Medicaid program didn't use proper methodology to evaluate reimbursements for resources given to noncitizens who aren't eligible to be fully covered by Medicaid.

"States are generally prohibited from claiming Federal reimbursement for Medicaid services, other than treatment of an emergency medical condition, provided to certain noncitizens...

Read full story

More News about Immigration from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right