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Lab owner must pay $140,000 for Medicaid fraud

Attorney General Daniel Cameron announced that an investigation and prosecution of 46-year-old Eric Daum.

Bill ensuring access to cancer screening signed into law

House Bill 108 codified current Medicaid coverage to include preventative screenings, examinations and genetic testing for colorectal cancer.

New online storybook tells tales of how health care changed lives

Stories tell how health care impacted lives

Up to $1 billion available to aid Kentucky hospitals, expand Medicaid

Pending Kentucky General Assembly legislative approval and federal approval of details plans, payments could begin in March.

Lexington drug-testing lab owner sentenced in bribery scheme

Uday Shah was sentenced to two-years in federal prison, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.

Pike County business owner indicted in Medicaid fraud scheme

Eugene Sisco III is accused of charging patients cash for services covered by Medicaid and then fraudulently billing Medicaid, according to KSP.

State: Pike business expanding, pandemic EBT catching up, COVID vaccine freezers being studied

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - Gov. Andy Beshear announced Thursday the Abandoned Mine Lands Pilot Program awarded the City of Pikeville a $6 million grant...

State relaunching improved ‘kynect’ system for benefits

Program is a one-stop shop for critical services.

Reminders: State pushes voting, food benefits

Absentee ballots starting to arrive i the mail.

State to expand, improve behavioral health treatment services

Clinics will treat those with mental illness, emotional disturbances and substance use.

Settlement means more than $900,000 for state’s Medicaid

Company was submitting false Medicaid claims.

Signature cutting more than 100 jobs, blames state; governor responds

Company says state hasn't shared some federal funds

Financial help available for low-income families

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) Department for Community Based Services (DCBS) and the Kentucky Department of...

88 news cases, seven deaths; Beshear dismisses ‘open now’ protests

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - With a noisy crowd (listen to the attached video) chanting and protesting outside his briefing room, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear...

Medicaid recipients get expanded phone use, telehealth services

WellCare of Kentucky is expanding phone service and minutes to its Medicaid recipients in April as part of an expansion of telehealth services in response to the coronavirus epidemic.

Federal declaration helps local governments, benefits expanded

Federal declaration offers financial help to state and local governments.

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Three people shot and taken to the hospital in Lexington Saturday evening

Saturday evening Lexington Police says three people were shot on Florence Avenue.

UK Assistant Football coach arrested for DUI in Kenton County

In Kenton County, Erlanger Police say UK Wide Receiver coach Jovon Bouknight was driving at least 26 miles over the speed limit when he was pulled over around 3 a.m.
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Rain for Mother’s Day weekend

A warm front lifting north will pick up rain chances throughout this evening.

Mallory Peyton’s two-run double lifts No. 17 Kentucky past South Carolina

LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) – Senior first baseman Mallory Peyton roped a two-run double into left center in the bottom of the third inning that...