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Tennessee unveils plan to change Medicaid funding to block grant program

Dive Brief: Tennessee on Tuesday unveiled its plan to shake up its own Medicaid funding, seeking approval to move to a block grant system that would cap the federal funds it receives. Switching to this new funding mechanism would allow the state and federal government to better predict the budget for this program, known as… Read More »

Zimbabwe doctors say receiving death threats over strike

HARARE (Reuters) – Striking Zimbabwean doctors said on Wednesday they were being threatened with death and suspected state security agents were pressuring them after police blocked their second protest march over the disappearance of their union leader. Riot poilce stand before striking healthcare workers protesting over the disappearance of Peter Magombeyi, the leader of their… Read More »