Free Care

San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 509-499, SFUSD vs. California DHCS: 10th Joint Status Report

Joint status report filed in the San Francisco Superior court in the case of SFUSD vs. California DHCS over rights to…


Health in Mind Spotlights Actionable Solutions to Urgent Education and Health Challenges

Washington, D.C., MAY 9, 2012 – Healthy Schools Campaign (HSC) and Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) today released…


National Discussions on Funding for School Nurses and School-Based Health Centers Address Free Care

As various groups aligned with school-based health work to secure and identify new sources of funding for essential…


Update: California's Free Care Challenge

A final judgment is expected soon in the 2009 lawsuit brought by San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) against…


Health in Mind: Improving Education through Wellness

This policy brief examines the need for funding and resource support for the disease management and health promotion…


NASBHC Wants to Know Who is Affected by the Inability to Bill Medicaid for Services Provided for Free to Uninsured and Other Students

The National Assembly on School Based Health Care (NASBHC) is looking for stories from LEAs and states whose health…


Policy Brief: Free Care Challenge Update, December 2010

The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is building a case to challenge the federal Centers for Medicaid and…


San Francisco Superior Court Rules Against DHCS Withhold of San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) on Grounds of Free Care

The San Francisco Superior Court sides with SFUSD in its petition against the State to be reimbursed for regular…


San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 509-499, SFUSD vs. California DHCS: Order Re: Order to Show Cause

San Francisco Superior Court decision in favor of San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) over rights to receive…


Department Appeals Board (DAB) Ruling: Oklahoma Health Care Authority and Free Care

DAB A-03-79, Decision No 1924; the DAB "concludes that the [CMS 1997 Technical Assistance] Guide's free care principle…