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Opportunities in Medicaid and CHIP to Address Social Determinants of Health (SDOH)

Description
Describes services and supports that can be covered by Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Programs (CHIP) to address social determinants of health (SDOH). Discusses federal authorities and other opportunities that states can utilize to address SDOH through Medicaid and CHIP, including through Rural Health Clinics (RHC) and Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC). Appendix B highlights examples of services and supports and the corresponding federal authorities that could be used to cover each.
Date
01/2021
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Tagged as
Health disparities · Human services · Legislation and regulations · Medicaid · Social determinants of health