Medicaid and CHIP

Medicaid and CHIP

Medicaid covers kids in every state, from every background and provides affordable coverage to lower-income families and children with special health care needs.

Kids Rely on Medicaid

Medicaid helps our kids lead better lives, and it’s a smart investment in the nation's future.

2024 Policy Priorities for the 118th Congress

Children’s Hospital Association (CHA) advances child health through innovation in the quality, cost, and delivery of care in children’s hospitals and health systems.

Feb. 08, 2024

Medicaid Unwinding Resources

The following resources provide information on the Medicaid unwinding processes that states are undergoing as a result of the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency.

Feb. 02, 2024

Medicaid: A Vital Resource for Nearly 3 Million Military-Connected Children

Military-connected families and their children face stressors which impact their overall health and well-being, as well as their access to care.

Nov. 28, 2023

CHA Submits Comments to CMS on Disproportionate Share Hospital Third-Party Payer Proposed Rule

CHA submitted a letter to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding its Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Third-Party Payer proposed rule.

Oct. 16, 2023

Children's Hospitals' 2023 Fall Legislative Priorities

A letter to congressional leaders outlines the fall priorities critical for children’s health care across the nation.

Sep. 07, 2023

Medicaid Celebrates 58 Years!

Medicaid has been a continuous source of health care coverage for millions of children and supports children’s hospitals around the country.

July 27, 2023

Co-sponsor the Accelerating Kids' Access to Care Act

Ask your lawmakers to co-sponsor S. 2372/H.R. 4758, the Accelerating Kids' Access to Care Act of 2023.

July 27, 2023

CHA Submits Medicaid Access and Managed Care Comments to CMS

CHA’s comments highlight issues in access and payment as well as the need for a stronger lens on pediatric care in both Medicaid fee-for-service and managed care delivery systems.

July 11, 2023

Fearless Today for a Better Tomorrow: Family Advocacy Day 2023

Participants from children’s hospitals across the nation met with lawmakers to increase awareness and advance legislative priorities for children’s health.

June 28, 2023

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For the Record

View CHA communications to federal policymakers such as statements for the record, RFI responses, regulatory comment letters and more.