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I'll go first. MCG Healthcare, inc. , a hospital in Augusta, GA, says that it plans to stop accepting Medicaid starting September 1st. MCG said it is losing too much money and is in contract negotiations at the moment. This will affect over 9,000 pts that will be called and have their already scheduled appointments cancelled.
MCG to stop providing non-emergency Medicaid care
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