Blood Lead Screenings Available for Families

Did you know that higher blood lead levels are more prevalent among children from racial and ethnic minority groups and children from low-income households? Help inform families that Medicaid and CHIP cover blood lead screening tests for children. Get more information here to share in your community: CDC - Blood Lead Levels in Children.

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Enrolling Vulnerable Youth in Medicaid and CHIP Webinar

May 22, 2014
Children who are homeless or aging out of foster care are among the most vulnerable. They often lack access to essential health services. Many of these children are eligible for Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) but not enrolled, and the Affordable Care Act extends Medicaid coverage to youth aging out of foster care until they are 26 years old. This webinar explores the special considerations for reaching vulnerable youth and features insight from experts on conducting outreach and enrollment to this population.