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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Outreach to Individuals with Low Literacy Skills Webinar

August 14, 2014
There are challenges in effectively communicating with people who are eligible but not yet enrolled for Medicaid or the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and who may have literacy-related barriers to enrollment. This informational webinar highlights tips to conduct outreach and enrollment assistance to individuals with low literacy skills and draws from research and practical experience. Additionally, this webinar highlights one organization's strategies for also reaching people with both low literacy and limited English proficiency.