Download TCP's submitted comments to CMS on the proposed Online and Paper Model Applications, CMS-10440.
TCP joined First Focus and more than 400 national, state, and local organizations on a letter to President Barack Obama and congressional leadership urging quick action to protect the millions of children who get their health care through the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
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TCP joins the Alliance to Transform CalFresh and 55 state advocate organizations on a letter to Governor Brown encouraging even more connections between health coverage and nutrition assistance. Read more about this vital connection for the millions of Californians eligible for both Medi-Cal and CalFresh in the full letter here.
The Children's Partnership joined national advocates, health providers, and consumers on a letter to the Ways and Means and Finance Committee members to express strong support for including the following programs in any year-end health extenders package: the Qualified Individual (QI) program, the Transitional Medical Assistance (TMA) program, and Express Lane Eligibility (ELE) as well as the state incentive payment provisions and funding for quality improvement in the Children’s Health Insurance Reauthorization Act (CHIPRA). Download the full letter here.
The Children's Partnership submitted a letter to Governor Brown, urging his signature of SB 970 (de Leon). SB 970 would integrate the process of applying for health coverage with public programs such as CalFresh and CalWORKS.
Kristen Golden Testa, Health Director
Health Action 2012 Families USA, Washington DC
January 19, 2012
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