For Doctors, Fla. Medicaid Expansion Comes At A Price

Law360, New York (March 4, 2013, 8:06 PM EST) -- Florida health care providers scored a victory when Gov. Rick Scott threw his support behind expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, but even if the expansion is approved by the skeptical state Legislature, the state is shifting the entire program into managed care plans, which could put more restrictions on providers than traditional Medicaid. 

Scott, a Republican who has been one of the most vocal opponents of the ACA, recently announced his support for expanding the state's Medicaid program under the ACA, saying the federal...
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