TITLE

(NATIVE AMERICAN) CMS Offers Children's Health Outreach Funding

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Children & Youth Funding Report;11/27/2009, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the program--Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (CHIP) Outreach to and Enrollment of Indians, of the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). As stated, the program offers outreach funding to find eligible, yet non-enrolled, Indian children to ensure they are enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP programs.
ACCESSION #
46791553

 

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