The proposed changes were quietly released Wednesday in a letter from Gov. Holcomb. The proposal will be open for public comment until June 23.
A close reading of Indiana's application to extend the Healthy Indiana Plan reveals misleading and inaccurate information being used to justify the extension.
Under former Governor Mike Pence, Indiana expanded Medicaid, with the Healthy Indiana Plan, or HIP 2.0.
The federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will evaluate whether a waiver to HIP 2.0 causes patients to miss appointments.
HIP 2.0 went into effect last February and provides insurance to some low-income Hoosiers.
A proposal lawmakers are considering would roughly double the state's cigarette tax.
The expansion offers three different levels of coverage and will cover 350,000 uninsured Hoosiers.
Senate President Pro Tem David Long is warning of far-reaching consequences if the government rejects Indiana's request to expand the Healthy Indiana plan.
The state still awaits word on its proposed healthcare expansion plan known as HIP 2.0.
Indiana is cutting off enrollment in the Healthy Indiana Plan because the program has reached this year’s funding limit.