Skip to Main Content
Don't have an account? Create Account
Don't have an account? Create Account

New York Extends Postpartum Medicaid, CHIP Coverage

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on June 13 announced 35 states and Washington, D.C. have extended Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) coverage from 60 days to 12 months after birth.

New York is the 35th state CMS has approved for postpartum coverage expansion, extending coverage through the state plan authority established by the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) in 2021. Prior to the state plan amendment option ARPA provided, states previously expanded coverage through Section 1115 waivers.

According to the agency, 509,000 Americans now have access to extended postpartum coverage. If all states extended coverage, as many as 720,000 people nationwide would be guaranteed Medicaid and CHIP coverage for 12 months after pregnancy.

Contact Senior Director of Policy Erin O’Malley at or 202.585.0127 with questions.


About the Author

Faridat Animashaun is a policy associate at America's Essential Hospitals.

where to buy viagra
buy lasix
buy doxycycline
buy trazodone
buy famvir
buy metoprolol
where to buy methylprednisolone
where to buy disulfiram
canadian pharmacy
buy albuterol inhaler
buy cialis online
prednisone otc
where to buy accutane
buy abilify
buy domperidone
buy neurontin
where to buy zithromax online
buy synthroid
ivermectin otc
buy strattera online
metformin otc
clomid online
nitrofurantoin otc
online drugstore
where to buy flagyl
where to buy diflucan
mexican pharmacy
misoprostol online
discount pharmacy
buy zoloft online
citalopram online
hydroxyzine online
kaletra online
Previous Next
Test Caption
Test Description goes like this