SB 716: relative to Medicaid coverage for child health and development

SB 716: relative to Medicaid coverage for child health and development
  • Sen. Cindy Rosenwald has introduced legislation asking the N.H. Department of Health and Human Services to explore changes to the Medicaid program to support primary prevention and ensure kindergarten readiness for all children. 
  • The bill asks DHHS to explore expanding Medicaid coverage for maternal and caregiver depression screenings, parent education programs, and expanded case management and care coordination for children at high risk of trauma, among other key family supports and services.
  • Position: Support

Click here to read the bill: http://gencourt.state.nh.us/bill_status/billText.aspx?sy=2020&id=2117&tx...

Bill Status
  • Committee
  • Public Hearing
  • Executive Session
  • Full Body Vote
  • Committee
  • Public Hearing
  • Executive Session
  • Full Body Vote