Medicaid, CHIP, and ACA State Snapshots

How Medicaid, CHIP, and the ACA Cover Children

Children’s health insurance coverage has reached historic levels in the United States, thanks to Medicaid, CHIP, and the ACA. The Georgetown University Center for Children and Families (CCF) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) created factsheets for the nation as well as all 51 states (including the District of Columbia). These snapshots underscore the importance of Medicaid in providing coverage for children. Sources are available here and 2018 snapshots are available here.