2020 Legislative Session – Week 7

By: Amanda Loder | 02.28.2020

Since many bills failed to clear the key “first funnel” deadline, lawmakers have shifted their focus to debating active legislation on the floor and crafting government spending measures.  Governor Kim Reynolds signed a bill Tuesday allocating more than $13 million to address K-12 funding inequities.  SF 2164 authorizes $7.2 million to assist school districts with Read…

DHS Announced Winning Bidders for the Iowa High Quality Health Care Initiative RFP

By: BrownWinick | 08.18.2015

The Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) announced the four winning bidders for the Iowa High Quality Health Care Initiative RFP (also known as Governor Branstad’s Medicaid Modernization Initiative) on Monday, August 17, 2015.  The winning bidders are:  Amerigroup Iowa, Inc.  Amerihealth Caritas Iowa, Inc. UnitedHealthCare Plan of the River Valley, Inc. WellCare of Iowa, Inc. These new Read…