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Latest News on Child Health

Medicaid Matters for Kids Mondays: Trevor
Oct 24, 2016

Every Monday Speak Now for Kids is celebrating Medicaid Matters for Kids Mondays with posts highlighting the importance of Medicaid in children’s access to health care. This week we revisit Trevor who represented Levine Children’s Hospital at the 2015 Speak Now for Kids' Family Advocacy Day. Trevor is a typical high...

What's Up Wednesday -- Maggie
Oct 19, 2016

#WhatsUpWednesday is our chance to hear from the teens who are involved with the Speak Now for Kids community. This week’s post will focus on Maggie, a 12-year old patient at Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital (MWPH) in Baltimore, MD. Maggie became a patient at MWPH last year after she suffered...

Top Issues in Children’s Health

ACE Kids Act

The Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2014 (ACE Kids Act) is a proposal to improve how care is delivered to America’s children with complex medical conditions on Medicaid.

The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

CHIP provides free or low-cost health coverage to more than eight million children in families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid.