January 28, 2022
  • The CMS announced $49.4 million in grant funding to shore up enrollment and retention in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program among parents, pregnant people, and children. The funding will go to state and local governments, tribal organizations, not-for-profits, schools, and other groups. According to HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra, it’s the first time such grants have included pregnant individuals. (Press release here; Article here)