Some New Mexico children knocked off Medicaid after glitch
January 26, 2018
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Some children who were part of New Mexico's foster care system or were adopted out of it lost Medicaid coverage due to what state officials described as "several glitches."
The New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department and the state Human Services Department issued a joint statement attributing the inadvertent loss of coverage for some to errors related to the implementation of a new computer system, the Albuquerque Journal reported .
The state has found that at least 15 children were improperly labeled ineligible for Medicaid due to the glitches, a Human...