Medicaid’s shift to a managed care delivery system within the 1990s required CHCs to again modify their monetary structure. The implementation of managed care in Medicaid was supposed to curb prices whereas providing patients with greater freedom to choose the place they entry care. However, the shift had antagonistic monetary implications on safety net suppliers. Health centers largely lost cash of their early experiences of contracting and assuming danger for Medicaid managed care sufferers. Uncertainty about monetary viability additionally result in concerns in regards to the ability of CHCs to continue serving the uninsured.
CHC operates 28 state-licensed medical sites in San Luis Obispo and northern Santa Barbara counties...Read More