Tuesday, 19 March 2019
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Category Archives: health insurance for children

08 Jan
11:24

Former Texas HHSC executive commissioner named acting director for Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services – The Texas Tribune

Former Texas HHSC executive commissioner named acting director for Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services  The Texas Tribune Chris Traylor’s new position comes after joining the federal government in July as deputy administrator for strategic initiatives at the Centers for Medicare and … Source: https://www.texastribune.org/2019/01/08/chris-traylor-named-acting-director-center-medicaid-and-chip-services/

08 Jan
9:58

39,000 Kansas children lacked health coverage in 2017, thousands more than year before – The Wichita Eagle

39,000 Kansas children lacked health coverage in 2017, thousands more than year before  The Wichita Eagle The number of children without health insurance in Kansas shot up by 5000 last year. The figures are part of a nationwide increase in uninsured children. Source: https://www.kansas.com/news/politics-government/article223337090.html

07 Jan
8:38

WellCare Names Dr. Donald Fillipps Medical Director for Children’s Medical Services Health Plan in Florida – PRNewswire

WellCare Names Dr. Donald Fillipps Medical Director for Children’s Medical Services Health Plan in Florida  PRNewswire TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — WellCare of Florida, a WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) company, announced it has named Donald Fillipps, … Source: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/wellcare-names-dr-donald-fillipps-medical-director-for-childrens-medical-services-health-plan-in-florida-300773127.html

07 Jan
6:50

EDITORIAL | A positive trend ends: Fewer U.S. kids have health care coverage – Star Tribune

EDITORIAL | A positive trend ends: Fewer U.S. kids have health care coverage  Star Tribune A remarkable public health achievement has taken place with too little fanfare: the steady, year-over-year strides made over most of the last decade in ensuring … Source: http://www.startribune.com/a-positive-trend-ends-fewer-u-s-kids-have-health-care-coverage/503926152/

06 Jan
5:27

More children in state and nation lack health insurance; Kentucky’s uninsured rate rose in 2017 – User-generated content

More children in state and nation lack health insurance; Kentucky’s uninsured rate rose in 2017  User-generated content By Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health News. For the first time in nearly a decade, the number of uninsured children in the United States and Kentucky increased, … Source: https://www.nkytribune.com/2019/01/more-children-in-state-and-nation-lack-health-insurance-kentuckys-uninsured-rate-rose-in-2017/

28 Dec
6:18

Opportunity costs: Weighing a joint venture between children’s hospitals – Santa Fe New Mexican

Opportunity costs: Weighing a joint venture between children’s hospitals  Santa Fe New Mexican Health care professionals argue a single children’s hospital, unified under common governance or housed under the same roof, would make good medical … Source: http://www.santafenewmexican.com/news/local_news/opportunity-costs-weighing-a-joint-venture-between-children-s-hospitals/article_bbd6ef79-b3fa-5b05-8ec7-9c12c28c40d1.html

28 Dec
4:57

State Awards WellCare Sole Contract For Medically Complex Children – WGCU News

State Awards WellCare Sole Contract For Medically Complex Children  WGCU News The Florida Department of Health has decided to award Tampa-based WellCare Health Plans with a statewide contract to care for children with complex … Source: http://news.wgcu.org/post/state-awards-wellcare-sole-contract-medically-complex-children

27 Dec
3:20

State Awards WellCare Sole Contract For Medically Complex Children – WUSF News

State Awards WellCare Sole Contract For Medically Complex Children  WUSF News The Florida Department of Health has decided to award Tampa-based WellCare Health Plans with a statewide contract to care for children with complex … Source: http://wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu/post/state-awards-wellcare-sole-contract-medically-complex-children

26 Dec
11:49

Molina Healthcare Awarded Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Contract in Mississippi – Business Wire

Molina Healthcare Awarded Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Contract in Mississippi  Business Wire Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: MOH) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Molina Healthcare of Mississippi, Inc., has been awarded a contr. Source: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181212005100/en/Molina-Healthcare-Awarded-Children%E2%80%99s-Health-Insurance-Program

26 Dec
10:22

Millions of US citizen children risk losing health insurance under rule change affecting immigrants, study says – The Bakersfield Californian

Millions of US citizen children risk losing health insurance under rule change affecting immigrants, study says  The Bakersfield Californian DALLAS — A proposed rule change affecting immigrants seeking green cards could put medical insurance coverage at risk for millions of U.S. citizen children … Source: https://www.bakersfield.com/ap/national/millions-of-us-citizen-children-risk-losing-health-insurance-under/article_8489b4aa-d579-5bd7-8c0c-086884c7444b.html