On September 30, Oklahoma accepted a 1 million dollar grant from the Department of Health and Human Services to implement a state exchange as part of ObamaCare. The full details of the grant are below:
Administrator: Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services
Amount Awarded: $1,000,000
- Convene a large stakeholder group to establish guiding principles and participate in a decision-making framework process.
- Gather existing research, studies and data on aspects of Oklahoma’s health care system including the uninsured, access to care, public coverage programs, insurance products offered, and insurance market trends and regulations.