May 21, 2015

Resources to Help Families Learn About and Enroll in Insurance


A Framework on Health Insurance Literacy

Enroll American has issued a new issue brief from its Best Practices Institute for those working to make health insurance more understandable - a framework on how to promote health insurance literacy. The brief addresses: the connection between health insurance literacy and retaining coverage; early findings on how to make consumers more confident in understanding their options; and a five-point framework for future work on health insurance literacy.

 

Helping Newly-Enrolled Children and Parents Use Their Medicaid or CHIP Coverage 

 

EPSDT Benefits: Learn more about EPSDT on Medicaid.gov.

 

Help Families Find Providers: You can also find your state program, and find medical and dental providers, through the Learn About Programs in Your State page on InsureKidsNow.gov.

 

Learn More: The Connecting Kids to Coverage National Campaign recently held a webinar on "Helping Newly-Enrolled Families Understand and Use Their Medicaid and CHIP Coverage." 

Materials (including videos) from that webinar and others can be found here.

 

More resources can be found here. You can also follow the Campaign on Twitter. Don’t forget to re-tweet or share our messages with your network or use our #Enroll365 hashtag in your posts. Sign up to receive the Connecting Kids to Coverage National Campaign Notes eNewsletter. Contact the National Campaign at InsureKidsNow@fleishman.com or 1-855-313-KIDS (5437).