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Trump admin: Immigrant sponsors’ income a factor in Medicaid eligibility

Dive Brief: President Donald Trump’s administration sent guidelines to states Friday instructing that the income and resources of a legal immigrant’s sponsor should be factored into determining eligibility for Medicaid and CHIP, part of a broader tightening of immigration rules. Those sponsors are also responsible for reimbursing the state for the benefits provided, CMS said in… Read More »