Florida applies for $1.1 billion in additional Medicaid funds

July 13, 2021

Gov. Ron DeSantis’ administration is asking the federal government for an additional $1.1 billion in federal Medicaid dollars over the next two years to bolster access to home and community-based programs (including self-direction) and steer hundreds of millions of dollars to poor, elderly, and disabled Floridians to purchase technology and make home improvements that enable them to age in place. View the full article here