Secretary Audrey Haynes http://wfpl.org en New Medicaid Commissioner Named http://wfpl.org/post/new-medicaid-commissioner-named <p>After two years of interim leadership, the Cabinet for Health and Family Services has a permanent Medicaid Commissioner.&nbsp;</p><p>Lawrence Kissner is the current CEO of Magnolia Health Plan, a managed care operator in Mississippi. He will start as Kentucky&#39;s new Medicaid commissioner July 1.&nbsp;</p><p>The move continues the overhaul Secretary Audrey Haynes began when she took her job in April.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 22:15:12 +0000 Kenny Colston 825 at http://wfpl.org Lawmakers Plan to Question Coventry CEO Over Contract Issues http://wfpl.org/post/lawmakers-plan-question-coventry-ceo-over-contract-issues <p>Kentucky lawmakers will get their first chance tomorrow to ask a private Medicaid operator why it&rsquo;s having so much trouble negotiating contracts with healthcare providers.</p> Tue, 19 Jun 2012 20:25:00 +0000 Kenny Colston 700 at http://wfpl.org Lawmakers Plan to Question Coventry CEO Over Contract Issues