• More Children Covered Thanks to Medicaid/CHIP
    More Children Covered Thanks to Medicaid/CHIP

    More Children Covered Thanks to Medicaid/CHIP

    The number of uninsured children continued to decline in 2012. Although children are covered at much higher rates than most adults, they still lag behind seniors. Read CCF's 50-state analysis "Children’s Health Coverage on the Eve of the Affordable Care Act."
  • Covering Parents Helps Kids
    Covering Parents Helps Kids

    Covering Parents Helps Kids

    The number of uninsured parents – almost 12 million in 2010—has soared.  The Affordable Care Act offered states the opportunity to provide cost-effective Medicaid coverage to more uninsured adults, including nearly 5 million parents. When parents are healthy and insured, their families are more financially secure and their children and more likely to have their health needs met.
  • New! Getting into Gear for 2014
    New! Getting into Gear for 2014

    New! Getting into Gear for 2014

    On January 1, 2014, many key provisions of the Affordable Care Act will go into effect, including the Medicaid expansion to low-income adults and the launch of new, coordinated eligibility and enrollment processes. Over the past year, states have made steady and significant progress preparing for these changes and this interim report provides an overview of where they stand.

The Center for Children & Families (CCF) of the Georgetown University McCourt School of Public Policy is an independent, nonpartisan policy & research center dedicated to expanding & improving health care coverage for America’s children and families. More about us…