Blood Lead Screenings

October 24 – 30, 2021 is Lead Poisoning Prevention Week. About 3.3 million American families have children under 6 years of age at risk of exposure to lead. Medicaid and CHIP cover blood lead screening tests for children. Families and Campaign partners can get more information here: CDC - National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

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Outreach and Enrollment When Families are Seeking Health Services Webinar

December 12, 2013
Doctors, nurses, health center and department of health staff can be important messengers for information about health insurance. Hear successful strategies for conducting outreach to families seeking health care for their children and using this as an opportunity to educate and enroll eligible children and parents in free or low-cost coverage through Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)