Medicaid will be suspended instead of terminated for convicts

OLYMPIA – Beginning today, the Health Care Authority will suspend—rather than terminate—Apple Health (Medicaid) coverage for individuals while they are in jail or prison to better support their re-entry into the community.

Previously, individuals entering correctional institutions had their Apple Health coverage terminated...

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