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Latest News on Child Health

Medicaid Matters for Kids Mondays - Evan
Oct 15, 2018

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 spoke with Evan’s mom, Tara. Evan was diagnosed at Children’s Hospital Colorado at 18 months with Polymicrogyria (PMG) — a condition characterized by...

Physical Therapy Month with Emmitt
Oct 11, 2018

October is National Physical Therapy Month, and we invite you to read about our amazing little patients who have benefited from physical therapy services at our children’s hospitals. Today’s blog is about Emmitt from Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children! Three-year old Emmitt got off to a rocky start. While...

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.