Posts Tagged ‘CHIP’

Free Webinar on Improving Health Care Quality for Children in Medicaid and CHIP

February 4, 2016

  The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a free webinar on February 11 at 2:00pm EST titled, “Amplify Your Impact on Child Health Quality: Learning from the CHIPRA Quality Demonstration Grant Program.” The two organizations have...

Protecting CHIP: Critical to the Health of Kids and Teens in California and Across the Country

January 6, 2015

By Lisa Eisenberg, Senior Policy Analyst, California School-Based Health Alliance In January, a new Congress will convene in Washington, DC. Included in the long list of legislation they must consider is a program of critical importance to school-based health care—the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Enacted in 1997, CHIP...

SBHC Reimbursement

September 19, 2014

School-based health centers (SBHCs) cannot be sustainable on grant funds alone. Billing and reimbursement for services provided by the SBHC must be addressed during the planning process and included in the SBHC narrative business plan and pro-forma financial statement. In billing and reimbursement language, the patient is the first party, the provider...