Iowa Health and Wellness http://iowapublicradio.org en Feds Approve Iowa's Medicaid Expansion Alternative - Mostly http://iowapublicradio.org/post/feds-approve-iowas-medicaid-expansion-alternative-mostly-0 <p>A months-long battle over health insurance for thousands of uninsured low-income Iowans has moved closer to resolution.&nbsp; The federal government agreed to most of the plan Iowa adopted instead of&nbsp; simply expanding Medicaid. But the feds say the poorest individuals should not have to pay premiums, as proposed under the Iowa plan.</p><p></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 13:45:33 +0000 Joyce Russell 33354 at http://iowapublicradio.org Feds Approve Iowa's Medicaid Expansion Alternative - Mostly