Congressional Briefing on Kids' Health Coverage
On Friday, Feb. 20, the Children's Hospitals Association and allied organizations in collaboration with the Congressional Children's Health Care Caucus hosted a briefing attended by more than 50 congressional staff entitled, "Medicaid & CHIP 101." This briefing is the first in a three-part Kids' Coverage briefing series planned for 2015. Panelists included:
• Amy B. Mansue, President and CEO, Children's Specialized Hospital, New Jersey
• Cynthia Pellegrini, Senior Vice President for Public Policy and Government Affairs, March of Dimes
• Elisabeth Wright Burak, Senior Program Director, Georgetown University Center for Children and Families (CCF)
• Dr. Marsha Raulerson, Chair, American Academy of Pediatrics' Committee on Federal Government Affairs
If you were unable to follow Speak Now for Kids' live tweeting of the briefing, just click below to get a first-person look at the informative event.