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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Helping Newly-Enrolled Families Understand and Use their Medicaid and CHIP Coverage Webinar

April 22, 2015
Millions of children and parents have health coverage, many for the first time, thanks to nationwide enrollment efforts. Educating these newly-enrolled families about their Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) benefits is critical to ensuring they get the care they need when they need it. Experts discussed the benefits available through Medicaid and CHIP and how organizations are working with newly insured families to help them to understand their coverage.