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Latest News on Child Health

Medicaid Matters for Kids Mondays - Maddy
Aug 20, 2018

Speak Now for Kids is celebrating Medicaid’s 53rd birthday with blogs highlighting the importance of Medicaid in children’s access to health care. This week we spoke with Maddy’s mom, Ali. Maddy is a Speak Now for Kids Family Advocacy Day alum and current patient at the Cook Children’s Medical Center....

What's Up Wednesday -- Lucas
Aug 15, 2018

#WhatsUpWednesday is our chance to hear from the teens and young adults who are involved with the Speak Now for Kids community. This week’s post will focus on Lucas from MUSC Children’s Hospital. You may remember Lucas from his participation in this year’s Speak Now for Kids Family Advocacy Day....

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.