Hospitals Urge Medicaid Expansion – WSJ.com

GOP is cutting off its nose to spite its face…

Hospitals are urging states to expand Medicaid under the new health-care law, bringing a potent political force to bear on governors who face pressure from Republican leaders to opt out of the beefed-up program.

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Health Care Reform Defiance By Republican Governors Worries Hospital Industry

Since Scott used to work for hospital giant HCA, this could be interesting…

Republican governors like Rick Scott of Florida who say they will defy President Barack Obama and opt out of a planned expansion of Medicaid health coverage for the poor are setting up a fight with the health care providers in their own backyards.

more at Health Care Reform Defiance By Republican Governors Worries Hospital Industry.