Former health secretary Bruce Greenstein said in early 2012 that the state expected Medicaid privatization to save $135 million in the 2012-13 fiscal year and to slow the rate of growth in the Medicaid program in later years.
Louisiana Medicaid costs up $950M as hospitals privatize →
Greenstein acknowledged that a decision he made in the bid solicitation process made CNSI eligible for the contract.
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