Congress Extends CHIP and Other Vital Health Programs for Two More Years

Late in the evening on April 14, 2015, the Senate passed H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, which extends federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for two more years. With only months until federal funding for CHIP would have ru
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New CKF Report: Colorado’s Progress Toward a Simplified Medicaid and CHP+ Enrollment System

In the past two and a half years, Colorado has made great strides on the state level to streamline Medicaid and Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) enrollment. As the Affordable Care Act impacted health care reform at a national level, Colorado chose to implement several state-level policie
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Medicaid and CHP+ Now Providing 12 Months Continuous Coverage for Kids!

  The Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF) made a big step today by implementing 12 months continuous eligibility for kids who have Medicaid or Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+). This change means that Colorado kids can keep the coverage they have for a year. Prior t
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