Stories tagged: Children’s Health Insurance Program
Fri., June 16, 2017, 2:41 p.m.
GOP weighs options as health bill faces hurdle on abortion
Senate Republicans working on high-stakes health care legislation are anticipating problems with abortion restrictions that their House counterparts have already passed.
Sat., March 25, 2017
Dr. Mike Barsotti: Don’t gamble with children’s health care
Not only do our children deserve the best coverage, but untreated pediatric illnesses grow into expensive adult medical conditions.
Wed., Jan. 8, 2014
Shawn Vestal: Uninsured kids, unhealthy politics in Idaho
Five years ago, a federal effort to enroll more children in the Children’s Health Insurance Program was launched. This is apparently a point of debate in America, whether covering children …
Tue., Dec. 28, 2010
State earns bonus for child insurance
A $17.6 million windfall from the federal government could prevent thousands of children in Washington from losing their health insurance in March if the state decides to spend the money …