Gop’S Cuts To Medicaid Should Threaten Kids’ Health Care, Medical Doctors And Mother And Father Worry : Photographs

State Rep. Jeff Sánchez, House chair of the Joint Committee on Health Care Financing, reviewed the details on his way to a health care conference.
That threat seems real under the Senate health care bill, says Audrey Shelto, president of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation.
Senate leaders say they expect to vote on their health care bill before their August recess.
But Welch says the state won’t have any good options if Massachusetts has to make up $1.4 billion in federal health care cuts in the future.
In Massachusetts, Proposed Medicaid Cuts Put Kids’ Health Care At RiskEnlarge this image toggle caption Jesse Costa/WBUR Jesse Costa/WBURThe U.S Senate’s plan to replace Obamacare would cut funding for Medicaid and other health insurance subsidies by more than $1 billion a year within five years.

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