Third outside group to join bidding for KanCare contract


A third outside group is planning to get in on the bidding for one of the contracts to administer to the state's $4.2 billion Medicaid program.

Minnesota-based UCare is planning to compete - possibly against at least five other groups - for a contract to run the KanCare program that serves more than 400,000 Kansans.

The company announced Wednesday that it hired former Kansas Medicaid Director Jon Hamdorf as its new market president.

The company is hoping to use Hamdorf's decade of public health plan leadership experience in Kansas to . . .


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