Kaiser Family Foundation http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Report: US Law Could Increase Mo. Medicaid Costs http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/report-us-law-could-increase-mo-medicaid-costs <p>A new report says Missouri's Medicaid costs could rise by 6.6 percent over 10 years if the state fully implements the federal health care law.</p><p>But the report also says almost half of that increase will occur even if Missouri does not expand Medicaid eligibility for adults.</p><p>The report by the Kaiser Family Foundation and Urban Institute says Missouri can expect to spend an additional $1.2 billion from 2013 to 2022 as more people join the Medicaid rolls because of the federal health care law.</p> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 17:13:29 +0000 The Associated Press 6827 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Report: US Law Could Increase Mo. Medicaid Costs