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Proposal to Change Poverty Calculations Could Cause 30,000 to Lose Public Benefits in California—California Health Report

A Trump administration proposal to change one of the measurements to determine the federal poverty level, a move that…


U.S. Department of Education Releases Final "Supplement, Not Supplant" Guidance for School Districts

On June 20, 2019, the U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos released final non-regulatory guidance to support school…


State Medicaid and CHIP Snapshots, 2019

The Georgetown University Center for Children and Families (CCF) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) created…


National Research Project Needs Your Input

The American Federation of Teachers (AFT) is conducting research into school Medicaid programs across the country in an…


Healthy Schools Campaign Hosting Webinar on Free Care

**This post has been updated to include a link to the webinar recording** Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Time:…


Federal Government Set to Reopen with Temporary Funding Bill through Feb. 8

This morning, the U.S. Senate passed a temporary funding bill to pave the way for keeping the federal government open…


Will a government shutdown impact school-Medicaid payments?

As the deadline looms for the federal government to approve funding for the fiscal year and avoid a shutdown,…


SDUSD Makes the Case for School Health Services

Michelle Bell, a longtime member of our school Medicaid billing community, was recently featured in an article about…


Republicans will not vote on Graham-Cassidy — admitting defeat on Obamacare repeal again

"Senate Republicans have admitted defeat on Obamacare repeal — again. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Tuesday…


Latest ACA Repeal Effort is Devastating and Deliberately Anti-California

Health Access California emailed the following action-alert regarding the current effort to repeal the Affordable Care…