CHIP funding

CHIP Receives New Funding Good news for those with CHIP. On Monday, the Senate passed a bill extending the funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for an additional six years. With having no funding for 114 days, this news will help millions of children from losing their coverage. Since both the […]

The Children’s Health Insurance Program Receives a 6-year Extension on ...

The Aftermath of the Government Shutdown With the government shutdown ending after 3 days, some of you might be wondering about how it affected your healthcare or even what resolution was passed. From a bird’s eye view, it seems that the health industry might not have been affected from the shutdown, […]

The Aftermath of the Government Shutdown

CHIP Funding Dilemma With only a few days left, it seems that CHIP will begin to lose funding before Congress resolves the issue. The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), originally expected to last through March, may be coming to an abrupt stop. It was just announced today that at least 20 […]

Will Congress Resolve the CHIP Funding Dilemma?

Since federal funding for the CHIP program ceased on September 30, supporters have been trying to find solution’s to reauthorize funding. The Children’s Health Insurance Program gives the families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid a low-cost child health coverage option. In America, approximately 9 million children are enrolled […]

CHIP: Will CHIP Be Discontinued after 2017?