Find out how the 2009 reauthorization of CHIP will help children across the country and strengthen the country's health care system.
Discusses CHIPRA’s new funding, changes in who is eligible, tools to help enroll more children, and provisions designed to improve children’s health.
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.
Lays out the basics of how managed long-term care in Medicaid works; highlights key questions for advocates to ask when evaluating how managed care will affect consumers.
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 three reasons why states should use data from SNAP (formerly known as food stamps) data to enroll adults in Medicaid without requiring a full application.
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.