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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Intersecting Services: Reaching Families Through Public Benefits Outreach Programs Webinar

December 11, 2014
Low-income families often rely on trusted community organizations for help applying for valuable benefits like the Earned Income Tax Credit, nutrition assistance and home energy assistance. Partnering with such programs helps extend the reach of Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) outreach and enrollment efforts. This webinar features representatives from organizations that work on connecting eligible families with public benefits and resources.