Examines what states are doing to make sure that all children (including those with pre-existing conditions) can get affordable health insurance.
Explores the debate about whether navigators should be licensed as agents or brokers, explains how navigators are different from brokers and agents.
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.
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.
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.
Find out which key issues you'll want to tackle in your state this year and get tips on how to stay involved.
Highlights state efforts to protect consumers from unreasonable increases in health insurance premiums, including examples from 12 states.
Explains the differences between navigators and assisters and discusses how in-person assistance works in each type of health insurance marketplace.
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 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.