How can Medicaid services and plans address vulnerable children’s health care needs?

Webinar series

Casey Family Programs is hosting a webinar series to provide an overview of the Medicaid program and build an understanding of how Medicaid services and supports can meet the needs of children and families in the child welfare context. These educational sessions are designed for Casey staff as well as child welfare system leaders and partners. Materials presented in each session are posted along with the recorded webinar following the presentation.

Medicaid Basics: Medicaid 101, February 19, 2019

This 60-minute foundational webinar on Medicaid and Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic, and Treatment (EPSDT) services provides participants with a greater understanding of who and what is covered, addressing children’s dental, complex behavioral health and mental health care needs, availability of waivers, and what it takes to amend state plans. Presenters included Joan Smith, Managing Director, Systems Improvement Services, Casey Family Programs; JooYeun Chang, Managing Director, Knowledge Management, Casey Family Programs; and Kamala Allen,Vice President for Program Operations/Director, Child Health Quality.

Medicaid 101 Understanding Medicaid’s Role in Meeting the Needs of Children and Youth in Foster Care

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Dates for upcoming sessions will be added as they become available. If you are interested in participating, please contact Casey Family Programs’ Knowledge Management team for additional information.

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