Indiana's Medicaid work rules challenged in new lawsuit

Modern Healthcare: Two legal advocacy groups sued on Friday to block Indiana's Medicaid work requirement waiver, less than three weeks before a federal appeals court will hear arguments on whether such programs are lawful.

Indiana Legal Services and the National Health Law Program sued HHS and the CMS in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., to invalidate a Section 1115 waiver Indiana received early last year to establish the work requirement program. They filed the suit on behalf of four Medicaid expansion enrollees they claim could lose coverage under the work rules.

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