Family structure can be influenced by cultural, financial, and situational factors. And multi-generational households, kinship care, same-sex parents, single parents, and siblings living together are just some of the many diverse family structures in which children who are eligible for Medicaid and CHIP live and thrive. In this webinar, experts discussed strategies to help identify eligible children and families in diverse family structures and connect them to health coverage.
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.