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.

U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Medicaid and CHIP Outreach and Enrollment Considerations in Immigrant Communities Webinar

July 17, 2014
Reaching and enrolling immigrant children or children in mixed immigration status families in Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) present unique challenges. This webinar explains the eligibility rules and enrollment procedures that apply to this group and also presents outreach strategies for ensuring the most effective communication with families.