Provides an overview of the requirements for health insurance navigator programs and answers key questions states will face as they establish effective navigator programs.
Find out how the 2009 reauthorization of CHIP will help children across the country and strengthen the country's health care system.
Explains what Medicaid Section 1115 waivers are and how advocates can take advantage of new rules that give them a bigger voice in the waiver process.
Explains the new method of determining eligibility for Medicaid and CHIP, which now matches the method used for other health care programs and for calculating financial assistance with health insurance.
Explains the differences between navigators and assisters and discusses how in-person assistance works in each type of health insurance marketplace.
Highlights state efforts to protect consumers from unreasonable increases in health insurance premiums, including examples from 12 states.
Find out which key issues you'll want to tackle in your state this year and get tips on how to stay involved.
Discusses how the Affordable Care Act improves or creates multiple programs that will help caregivers and the seniors and people with disabilities they care for.
Explains how the Affordable Care Act will improve coordination of care for patients with both Medicare and Medicaid ("dual eligibles");provides detailed guidance for advocates.
Explores how the Affordable Care Act expands the practice of offering immediate, temporary Medicaid coverage to people who appear to be eligible based on income.