Fact Sheets


Fact Sheet
Health Care Coverage Sources for America’s Children
October 3, 2018

Children receive health care coverage through an array of programs that protects our nation’s kids, and investment in that system remains critical.

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Chart of Key Affordable Care Act Insurance Consumer Protections for Children
July 20, 2018

An easy-to-read guide of insurance market reforms under the ACA that are important for children and their families.

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Federal ECP Petition
July 19, 2018

This set of Frequently Asked Questions provides key information to children’s hospital staff charged with completing/updated the 2020 federal Essential Community Provider (ECP) petition.

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340B Drug Pricing Program Overview
June 20, 2018

The 340B Drug Pricing Program was created by Congress to help certain health care providers purchase outpatient drugs at a reduced price.

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Pediatric Workforce Shortages Persist
January 19, 2018

2017 survey data show pediatric specialty shortages continue to affect children's ability to receive timely, appropriate care.

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The Consumer Price Index in the AHCA
June 23, 2017

A new CHA fact sheet provides an overview of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) and CPI-Medical, and their implications for children covered by Medicaid under the per capita cap (PCC) model in the AHCA.

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2017 State Medicaid Fact Sheets
February 3, 2017

State fact sheets that provide key data to demonstrate the importance of Medicaid to children, pediatricians and children's hospitals.

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Stages of Sepsis in Children
September 9, 2016

Sepsis can progress very quickly in children's small bodies. Learn the signs and symptoms of sepsis stages.

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Childhood Obesity Facts and Trends
September 2, 2016

Access facts and trends and learn why childhood obesity is one of the greatest public health threats facing today's children.

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What is Sepsis?
September 1, 2016

Sepsis, often called blood poisoning, can start with a simple scrape or surgery, and is a leading cause of death in hospitalized children.

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ACE Kids Act Care Coordination Example
June 8, 2016

The care coordination graphic shows how the ACE Kids Act can coordinate care for a child with medical complexity.

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ACE Kids Act Implementation Example
October 29, 2015

The implementation flow graphic shows how the implementation of the ACE Kids Act would play out in a state.

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Child Abuse Facts and Trends
March 20, 2015

Access facts and trends about child abuse and neglect.

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Children's Hospitals: Creating Health
March 15, 2015

Outlines the Association objective to support children's hospitals in balancing the dual roles of health care delivery and creating child health.

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Injury Prevention Facts and Trends
March 11, 2015

Find out more about unintentional injury and how it impacts children's health and well-being.

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CHIP Resources from Allied Organizations
August 1, 2014

The Association has compiled resources on the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) from other organizations that can aid in advocacy efforts.

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Pediatric Specialist Physician Shortages Affect Access to Care
August 1, 2012

Children's hospitals across the country continue to experience significant shortages in some pediatric specialties.

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Stages of Obesity Treatment
December 1, 2007

The Stages of Obesity Treatment are defined based on the AAP Expert Committee recommendations and are summarized here.