Blood Lead Screenings Available for Families

Did you know that higher blood lead levels are more prevalent among children from racial and ethnic minority groups and children from low-income households? Help inform families that Medicaid and CHIP cover blood lead screening tests for children. Get more information here to share in your community: CDC - Blood Lead Levels in Children.

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Texas Campaign Outreach Video

The Children's Defense Fund -- Texas and Fiesta Mart in Houston join forces to enroll uninsured children in Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program at in-store events. This partnership demonstrates how engaging local businesses can help boost enrollment of eligible children.