Pediatric Health Care Capacity

Pediatric Health Care Capacity

Support the Pediatric Access to Critical Health Care (PATCH) Act

The PATCH Act will support national investments in strengthening pediatric preparedness.

Sep. 21, 2021

Addressing Kids' Mental Health in Congress

An overview of bipartisan legislation that would invest in improving access, workforce and infrastructure for pediatric mental health care.

Aug. 17, 2022

Investing in Kids’ Mental Health Now Act Introduced in the Senate

This bipartisan bill would provide much-needed Medicaid investment for mental health services for children and the behavioral health workforce that cares for them.

Aug. 05, 2022

Take Action to Boost the Pediatric Behavioral Health Workforce Now

America must invest in a specialized, pediatric behavioral health workforce now to ensure that children can receive the care they need.

July 07, 2022

Legislation Would Invest in Kids' Mental Health

The bipartisan Health Care Capacity for Pediatric Mental Health Act supports pediatric behavioral health care integration and coordination, workforce training, and increases investments in infrastructure.

June 23, 2022

Patients and Families Advocate for Improved Care

Participants from over 30 children’s hospitals met with legislators to champion topics related to Medicaid, mental health and more.

June 21, 2022

Gun Violence Prevention

Gun violence is a public health crisis for our children and their families. We must act to keep our children safe.

June 15, 2022

Letter to FDA on Critical Shortages Affecting Pediatric Care

CHA sent a letter to the FDA asking the agency to address two critical shortages affecting children and families.

May 11, 2022

Strengthen Kids' Mental Health Now Bill Would Invest in Mental Health

H.R. 7236 is a bipartisan bill that would provide much-needed investment in the nation’s mental health infrastructure for children.

April 08, 2022

Strengthen Kids' Mental Health Now Toolkit

Use this toolkit to host events to discuss the Strengthen Kids' Mental Health Now Act with members of Congress.

April 05, 2022

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