KanCare Online Comment Period Closes Friday By Bryan Thompson • Sep 21, 2012 TweetShareGoogle+Email Friday is your last chance to post comments online for federal health officials to consider in their decision on privatization of the Kansas Medicaid program. Tags: KanCareMedicaidhealth reformTweetShareGoogle+Email Related Content Kansas Resubmits Medicaid Waiver Proposal By Associated Press • Aug 7, 2012 Gov. Sam Brownback’s administration resubmitted a Medicaid waiver proposal to the federal government after the first proposal needed to be withdrawn. The state needs the waiver in order to use federal Medicaid dollars for the Brownback administration’s managed care plan, called KanCare. State officials withdrew a proposal that was submitted April 26 after realizing that they had not notified Haskell Health Center in Lawrence and the White Cloud Health Station. KanCare Waiver Request Resubmitted To Federal Officials By Bryan Thompson • Aug 7, 2012 It’s a little bit later than planned, but the State of Kansas has resubmitted its request for federal authority to overhaul the state’s Medicaid program.