Missouri healthcare access earns a boost today.
A surprising turnabout . . .
"Cole County Circuit Judge Jon E. Beetum — who initially ruled Medicaid expansion to be unconstitutional, only to have the Missouri Supreme Court reverse his decision — issued an order Tuesday that bars Missouri from prohibiting newly eligible individuals from signing up for MO HealthNet".
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com news link . . .
Medicaid expansion has arrived in Missouri after being delayed six weeks after residents sued the state, which initially refused to implement the voter-approved program, after a judge ruled the state must begin enrolling those now eligible for MO HealthNet coverage.