Wyoming Liberty Group
If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. After the Wyoming legislature overwhelmingly rejected Medicaid expansion, its advocates returned to the drawing board to design another half-baked measure to help hospitals cope with the rising cost of uncompensated care. Senate File 145, otherwise known as the Uncompensated Care Bill, emerged as the alternative to Medicaid Expansion. And like Medicaid Expansion before it, the Uncompensated Care Bill is the latest quick fix that the legislature hopes will stop the bleeding, but fails to address the underlying symptoms.