Federal Affordable Care Act expansion impacts Douglas County Social Services
Douglas County Social Services is preparing for what could be an influx in medical assistance cases come January 2014. An estimated 1,500 people could be added to the department's case load since the federal Affordable Care Act passed the House and Senate quicker than anticipated.
Social Services Director Mike Woods said at Tuesday's Douglas County Board meeting some people on MinnesotaCare will be coming back to county-provided medical assistance.
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