Children’s Health Insurance Program

CMS names finalists for $360M in grants to help kids, seniors, dual eligibles

CMS announced the second batch of prospective recipients of its Health Care Innovation Awards, which brings the total amount of funding for the project to about $360 million for health systems that devise new, innovative ways to curb healthcare costs among high-risk patients. Prospective winners are selected based on “compelling new ideas to deliver better […]


Everyone is jumping on the Obamacare marketing bandwagon – thank goodness

Last week MomsRising announced Wellness Wonder Teams whose mission is to get the word out about health insurance exchanges. This week Health and Human Services awarded $33 million in grant money to get more children enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP. Organizations ranging from Los Angeles Unified School District ($974,929) to Farmworker Justice ($777,468) to United […]