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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Connecting Kids to A+ Health Coverage for Back-to-School

May 17, 2017

Back-to-School season is a crucial time to engage families in conversations about getting their children health care coverage. And school staff and organizations who work with students are uniquely positioned to identify children who are in need of health care coverage and provide them with the tools to help them enroll. This webinar explores how organizations can engage schools and other education-focused groups to enroll children in Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). It also highlights best practices and provides tips to help make the Back-to-School enrollment season a success.