Gamechanger? Medicaid Advocacy in a Time of COVID
June 29 from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. ET
Medicaid is a key component of every state’s strategy to ensure access to quality health care. The program is more important than ever at this moment, as states respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and increasing rates of unemployment.
A briefing on national and state advocacy efforts related to Medicaid during these public health and economic crises. On this webinar, participants learned from experts and advocates in the field about the evolving landscape, including how Medicaid expansion is playing out and how the block grant and work requirement conversation has shifted. Speakers included Eliot Fishman of Families USA, Shawn D’Abreu of Missouri Health Care for All, Melissa Gower of Chickasaw Nation Division of Health, and Scott Darius of Florida Voices for Health.