The Maryland State Reinsurance Program (SRP) Work Group met last week to provide an overview of the Report on the Impact of the SRP. It states that no changes should be made to the SRP’s design, parameters, and state funding mechanisms. An action plan was considered in preparation of the possibility of  Congress allowing the … Read more

The Utah Health Policy Project (UHPP) recently held their annual conference, which brought together panelists to discuss Utah’s uninsured population and how it relates to inequities in our health care system. The conference touched on the many barriers to coverage for those who are uninsured and the investments needed to address those barriers.      … Read more

Michigan has the ability to enroll 3,000 to 4,000 more “lawfully residing” immigrant children and pregnant women in Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) through a 2007 act—the Legal Immigrant Children’s Health Improvement Act (ICHIA). However, the state has yet to do so, according to a report from the Michigan League for Public … Read more