2010 Tribal Outreach Grants

On 16 de abril de 2010 the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced grants to 41 health programs operated by the Indian Health Service; tribes and tribal organizations; and urban Indian organizations. The grants will help improve outreach and enrollment of American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) uninsured children eligible for, but not enrolled in, their state's Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Programs (CHIP).

Summary of the Awards

  • $10 million in 19 states
  • 41 subsidios
  • Financiación para que tribus indígenas, proveedores de salud tribales y proveedores del Servicio de Salud Indígena llevaran a cabo esfuerzos de promoción y de inscripción para aumentar la cobertura de Medicaid y del Programa de Seguro Médico para Niños (CHIP) entre los niños nativos americanos y nativos de Alaska.