Healthy Families Transition

Phase 2 of the Healthy Families Program Transition to Medi-Cal Moving Forward

As scheduled, the second phase of California's transition of Healthy Families program beneficiaries to Medi-Cal began…


CMS Meets Deadline for Approving Healthy Families Transition

Tight up against the end-of-year deadline, CMS officials on Dec. 31 granted approval of California's plan to move…


Better Mental Health Care Predicted for Healthy Families Kids with Serious Needs

Santa Cruz County mental health staff and patient advocates in California predict that many children enrolled in the…


California Congressional Delegation Weighs in on Healthy Families Transition

Twenty-two members of the California Congressional delegation sent a letter to Diana Dooley expressing their concerns…


Covering Kids: Children's Health Insurance in California

This study details children's insurance trends over a 10-year period, including findings such as: In 2010, over…


Strategic Plan for California's Healthy Families Program (HFP) Transition to Medi-Cal Finalized

[Updated] California's Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS) has published their plan for handling the upcoming…


DHCS Announces Webinars to Gather Input on Healthy Families Program (HFP) Transition Details

[Updated 11/1/12 with new resource links] Starting in January 2013, California will begin a year-long process to…


California Assembly Bill No. 1494 (AB 1494) - 2012

Titled, 'Healthy Families Program: Medi-Cal: program transition: expansion,' this bill provides for the transition of…


Plans to Move Healthy Families Enrollees into Medi-Cal in California

As a result of changes to the federal Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), the state of California is finalizing…


A School-Based Medicaid Perspective on California's 2012-13 Proposed Budget

On January 5, 2012, Governor Jerry Brown released his proposed budget for 2012-13, addressing a $9.2 billion projected…