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Shirkey to providers: No need to 'fear' privatization of Medicaid mental health - Crain's Detroit Business

Shirkey to providers: No need to ‘fear' privatization of Medicaid mental health | Crain's Detroit Business

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July 30, 2021 04:07 PM 16 hours ago

Dale G. Young for Crain's Detroit Business

Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey, pictured here in a photo from 2019, tried to reassure providers that a move to bring private insurers into the Medicaid mental health care market would be better for them in the long run.

ACME — Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey wants to have the Senate take action this fall on a sweeping plan to remake how mental health services for the state's poorest residents are managed.

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