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Alex Azar has a long-standing government career as a leader on health issues, first as HHS General Counsel, and then as HHS Deputy Secretary.
If CHIP funding is not extended soon, CHIP-enrolled children may become underinsured or uninsured altogether.
A new study finds massive demographic changes that will create challenges and elevate the economic role of next generations.
The House and Senate both approved bills calling for a five-year extension of CHIP.
The federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program has expired, leaving children's families worried about their health care.
The U.S. Senate did not advance the Graham-Cassidy bill, which would have made drastic cuts to Medicaid for kids.
The legislation still fundamentally alters and cuts funding for 30 million children on Medicaid.
Children's hospitals oppose legislation that would slash Medicaid funding.
2017 Sepsis Hero awarded to nearly 50 of the nation’s leading children’s hospitals and the Children’s Hospital Association.
CHA commends United States Senate Finance Committee for five-year extension of CHIP funding.
CHA applauds the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, Education & Related Agencies Committee for funding CHGME at $305 million.
The U.S. Senate did not pass the Health Care Freedom Act, referred to as the ‘skinny repeal' legislation
The U.S. Senate approved a motion to proceed to the House repeal and replace bill that allows senators to vote on various health care amendments.
Children’s hospitals applaud House initiative that could improve Medicaid for 2 million kids.
Children’s hospitals’ patients and their families will meet with members of Congress this week during Speak Now for Kids Family Advocacy Day, July ...
Children’s hospitals are unified in calling on the Senate to reject the bill, “Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017,” which is part of the ongoing ...
Today, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its revised score of the House-passed American Health Care Act (AHCA) and projected a startling ...
As the Senate deliberates the U.S. House-passed American Health Care Act (AHCA), Avalere research released today bolsters evidence that child health ...
The U.S. House of Representatives voted to approve the American Health Care Act (AHCA), putting the health of more than 30 million children who rely ...
Children’s Hospital Association (CHA) continues to oppose the newly modified American Health Care Act (AHCA) and strongly urges the House of ...
Children's hospitals reject the American Health Care Act for failing children.
Children’s hospitals are alarmed by the American Health Care Act’s (AHCA) potential negative impact on children.
The Children’s Hospital Association welcomes the official confirmation of Seema Verma as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid ...
Jim Shmerling, president and CEO of Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, called on Congress to continue providing strong support for the CHGME.
On behalf of the over 200 children’s hospitals nationwide, CHA asks Congress to continue improving the American Health Care Act for children.
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