Posts tagged "children’s health insurance"

Nov. 30 news: Life expectancy decline, meth and pregnancy, blight and gun violence prevention, child health insurance, tick diseases

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018.

Nov. 7 news: Removal of trans fat, signs of autism, Pa. children lacking health insurance

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013.

Survey: States maintain Medicaid, CHIP coverage, boost efficiencies

Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program continued to be key sources of coverage for low-income children and their families in 2011, according to a new survey. It also found that the Affordable Care Act was critical to preserving coverage and that many states used technology to improve their Medicaid program.

Free preventive care, HPV vaccine, children on health insurance rolls

Health care overhaul says free preventive care, but still issues with actual implementation, so best to ask doctor first. Why get the HPV vaccine? Certain brand of failing artificial hips leading to high costs. All this and more topping today's public health headlines, Wednesday, December 28, 2011.