Latest News on Child Health
We were honored to have Charlie join us for Family Advocacy Day in 2022. Through this event, Charlie and his family discussed his health journey, and why Medicaid Matters in his healthcare. Charlie was born at Highland Park Hospital in Chicago. At just six days old, during his first pediatric...
We were honored to have Harrison join us for Family Advocacy Week in 2022. Through this event, Harrison and his family discussed his health journey, and why Medicaid Matters in his healthcare. Harrison was born with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, a type of brain dysfunction that occurs when the brain doesn’t...
Top Issues in Children’s Health
Medicaid covers millions of children across the U.S., providing them with the coverage and services they need to become healthy and productive adults. A strong Medicaid program is an important investment for children and the country.
There is urgent need to address the behavioral health needs of children through pediatric settings, partnerships with schools and community-based organizations and advocacy for more supportive public policies.