Nationally, over 15 million people have been disenrolled from Medicaid since April 1, 2023 and over 28 million have had their coverage renewed. Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) has published a Medicaid Unwinding Brief that summarizes information gathered from stakeholder interviews to highlight key observations and themes from the field, including perspectives from Pennsylvania. With the growing concern over such large disenrollment numbers, the federal government issued additional guidance with strategies to help states protect coverage and prevent additional procedural terminations. Pennsylvania has disenrolled more than 575,000 recipients from coverage since April 1, renewed coverage for 1.3 million, and terminated 44% for procedural issues.Recommend0 recommendationsPublished in
The U.S. has a violent child death problem. Developing strategies to prevent violent child deaths death from firearms and traffic crashes is a demanding task that requires consideration of numerous upstream, interrelated, and tangential issues. To help safety advocates develop strategies to prevent violent child death, we compiled five frameworks to help: Understand and explain …
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From Becker’s More than 15 million people have been disenrolled from Medicaid since April 2023, surpassing HHS’ original estimates with several months left in the redeterminations process. According to KFF, […]
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Gun violence and traffic crashes may seem like unpredictable events. But they are not random. They are systematic. Data reveal trends and patterns in gun violence and traffic crashes that can help us identify risk factors and protective factors. This is especially important for addressing violent child deaths. So what does the data show? Join …
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The Biden Administration has reversed the 2019 public charge policy changes implemented by the Trump Administration, according to the US Department of Homeland Security. The final rule was published on Sept. 9, 2022 and will go into effect on Dec. 23, 2022. The 2022 “fair and humane” public charge rule will benefit Latino immigrant families, …
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KFF’s Kaiser Health News (KHN) is launching a weekly one-minute health information segment for CBS News Radio stations that will help millions of listeners stay informed and make better health decisions. CBS News Radio began offering the KHN Health Minute to its more than 700 affiliate stations weekly on Jan. 12. The brief segments will […]
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