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NC Health News: Public records show selective editing of Medicaid defense 

  From North Carolina Health News (10/8/2013): Track changes in Word documents show that incoming Medicaid head Carol Steckel heavily edited a Department of Health and Human Services departmental response to a state audit. The final version ommitted defenses of Medicaid spending. 

In the first part of a two-part series examining Medicaid in North Carolina, North Carolina Health News uses public records to show that officials in the Department of Health and Human Services edited out detailed explanations that put the state's program in a more postive light. 

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Jonathan Jones,
Staff
10/8/2013 5:10 PM