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Counties could take back administration of Medicaid

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Company hired to process applications not living up to promises

By Ramsey Scott

The company hired in 2010 to process Medicaid applications for Colorado counties is underperforming, and county governments, including Jeffco, could be taking over those duties.

Maximus, a private company that provides processing services to governments, had guaranteed it would process 95 percent of the applications correctly and in a timely manner. Yet it has fallen short of that mark, reporting in March a backlog of 53 percent of all Medicaid cases. 

A request for an interview with Maximus did not bring a response by press time. 


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