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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Reaching and Enrolling Families in Rural Communities Webinar

October 30, 2014
Reaching and enrolling eligible children and parents in Medicaid or the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) can be especially challenging in rural communities, but organizations throughout the country are finding ways to connect eligible people to health coverage. This webinar examines effective outreach techniques and Connecting Kids to Coverage Campaign resources to enhance rural outreach and enrollment efforts.