Thanks to the advocacy of CCC and its member organizations, HHS has announced that it is providing flexibilities for health plans and community organizations to help keep people connected to coverage during the Medicaid redetermination process. This announcement also includes updates to Medicaid.gov resources, a new call to action for partner organizations and entities, messaging strategies and tools for beneficiaries, and more.
NEW CMS UNWINDING UPDATES
PARTNER CALL TO ACTION
CMS is calling on states, members of Congress, the health care industry, community organizations, advocacy coalitions, and other public and private partners to do everything in their power to help people stay covered. Read more: All Hands On Deck: What YOU Can Do
NEW: MEDICAID.GOV UPDATES AND PARTNER RESOURCES
The Outreach and Educational Resources Page on Medicaid.gov/Unwinding has been updated to make it easier for partners to locate resources. Each resource includes recommendations on how they can be used to educate people about Medicaid and CHIP renewals. With the website update, you can find new resources for kids and families, fraud/scams, and educational videos included below.
Messaging and Resources for Kids and Families
Resources on Fraud/Scams
Note: These videos can be used through February 22, 2024 and they cannot be used as PSAs.
Don’t Wait! Update! Get Ready to Renew Your Medicaid or CHIP Coverage (:30 Seconds):
Don’t Wait! Update! Get Ready to Renew Your Medicaid or CHIP Coverage (:15 Seconds):
Don’t Wait! Update! Get Ready to Renew Your Medicaid or CHIP Coverage (:06 Seconds):
UPCOMING PARTNER WEBINARS
HHS and CMS continue to host a series of monthly webinars on Medicaid and CHIP Continuous Enrollment Unwinding to educate partners. Topics covered during the webinar vary each month. Webinars take place the fourth Wednesday of each month from 12:00pm - 1:00pm ET. Register for upcoming webinars through September 2023 here.
Recordings, transcripts, and slides from past webinars can be found on the CMS National Stakeholder Calls webpage