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Phoenix health tax ordinance approved

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Phoenix has received federal approval of its plan to tax local hospitals and use the resulting revenue to obtain a larger amount of federal dollars for health care provided under the state’s Medicaid program. The Arizona Republic reports that city officials announced Wednesday the federal approval of the ordinance adopted last December by the City… Read More →

Arizona Chamber Foundation issues Medicaid reports

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by in Business News | Healthcare

The issue of Medicaid expansion continues to loom large in state policymaking circles, and the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s research arm, the Arizona Chamber Foundation, has produced new reports on this important topic. The Foundation recently released a new Policy Brief titled The Business Case for AHCCCS Expansion. The brief outlines the impact… Read More →