State Health Care Coverage Facts

Select a state below to view information on eligibility, enrollment and renewal procedures for state Medicaid/CHIP programs for children, parents, and pregnant women in effect as of January 1, 2017.

For more information on children’s health coverage, read our annual report and check out our children’s health care report card.

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Latest State News

How Medicaid Expansion Improved the Life of Idaho Mother Raising Two Children with Disabilities on Her Own

[Editor’s Note: Anita Sackuvich, a single mother with two disabled children who has been living without health insurance, joined Close the Gap Idaho at a press conference on January 6, 2020 to share her excitement about enrolling in coverage through Idaho’s Medicaid expansion. After facing mounting medical debt from a lifesaving surgery, Anita finally has health […]

Leading Children’s Health and Medical Groups Respond to South Carolina Medicaid Waiver

Work requirements have been proven to be ineffective and would cause parents to lose coverage.  The American Academy of Pediatrics, Children’s Defense Fund, First Focus on Children, Georgetown University Center for Children and Families, March of Dimes and the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners issue the following joint statement in response to the approval […]