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Overview of Health Insurance Coverage, Medicaid/KanCare and CHIP, Testimony (January 2019)

House Health and Human Services Committee & Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee

By Robert F. St. Peter, M.D., Kari M. Bruffett | January 31, 2019

Overview of Health Insurance Coverage, Medicaid/KanCare and CHIP, Testimony (January 2019)
Robert F. St. Peter, M.D., KHI President & CEO, provides an overview of health insurance coverage in Kansas to the House Health and Human Services Committee on January 22, 2019.

READ IT HERE: Overview of Health Coverage in Kansas and Medicaid/CHIP, Testimony 

READ IT HERE: KanCare Overview and Looking Ahead, Testimony

Robert F. St. Peter, M.D., KHI President & CEO, and Kari M. Bruffett, KHI Vice President for Policy, provided an overview of health insurance coverage in Kansas, Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to the House Health and Human Services Committee on January 22, 2019, and the Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee on January 24, 2019. 

Bruffett also provided an overview of KanCare and Kansas Medicaid: A Primer 2019 to the House Health and Human Services Committee on January 23, 2019, and the Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee on January 28, 2019.

The Kansas Health Institute supports effective policymaking through nonpartisan research, education and engagement. KHI believes evidence-based information, objective analysis and civil dialogue enable policy leaders to be champions for a healthier Kansas. Established in 1995 with a multiyear grant from the Kansas Health Foundation, KHI is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization based in Topeka.