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Medicaid managed care plans for NC residents with disabilities delayed again

BY: - July 11, 2023

Updated 7/14 with response from Atrium Health The rollout of Medicaid managed care health plans for people with behavioral or developmental disabilities is delayed for a third time, the state Department of Health and Human Services announced Tuesday.  The launch of what the state calls “tailored plans” has been pushed back since last year. Last […]

State launches pilot to restore people’s capacity so they can have their day in court

BY: - April 11, 2023

Last week the North Carolina Department of Health and Human services announced a pilot program to restore the capacity of people with mental health conditions whom the courts determined were incapable to proceed to trial. Per state law, a person lacks the capacity to proceed in a criminal case if they are unable to understand […]