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Covering Kids & Families — “ACA enrollment slips in Indiana”
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Covering Kids & Families — “ACA enrollment slips in Indiana”

She said Covering Kids and Families has developed “more of a known presence” in northeast Indiana.

Covering Kids & Families, “Trump Cuts May Hurt Enrollment In Health Insurance Marketplace”
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Covering Kids & Families, “Trump Cuts May Hurt Enrollment In Health Insurance Marketplace”

“They know the ins and outs, they know the process,” he says. “They’ve seen 100 of these applications, whereas for a consumer, it’s probably their first one and it looks very, very daunting. And they walk you through that process step by step.”

Covering Kids & Families — “Medicaid Work Requirements, Children’s Insurance: A Conversation”
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Covering Kids & Families — “Medicaid Work Requirements, Children’s Insurance: A Conversation”

All IN guests included Mark Fairchild from Covering Kids and Families, Adam Mueller from Indiana Legal Services, and Joan Alker from the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families.

Covering Kids and Families — “Indiana Suspends Medicaid Work Requirements Amid Lawsuit”
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Covering Kids and Families — “Indiana Suspends Medicaid Work Requirements Amid Lawsuit”

Mark Fairchild is with Covering Kids and Families, which helps people navigate Medicaid and other state health care programs. So far, he says many people haven’t asked about the changing requirements.

Covering Kids and Families — “Report: Indiana’s Children Uninsured Rate Increases For Second Year”
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Covering Kids and Families — “Report: Indiana’s Children Uninsured Rate Increases For Second Year”

Reasons for the increase may include changes in the Affordable Care Act and delays in funding for children’s health insurance programs. Covering Kids and Families of Indiana’s director of policy, Mark Fairchild says this can create communication challenges.

Covering Kids and Families — “Pace helps with Federal Marketplace open enrollment”
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Covering Kids and Families — “Pace helps with Federal Marketplace open enrollment”

Pace Community Action Agency, Inc. and Covering Kids and Families are partnered to help consumers navigate through the insurance enrollment process and with selecting a health insurance plan that best suits the individual or their family.

Covering Kids and Families — “K21 Increases Local Access To Healthcare”
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Covering Kids and Families — “K21 Increases Local Access To Healthcare”

CKF-IN promotes and facilitates healthcare coverage by building coalitions that enroll, educate, and support Hoosiers and by advocating for strong inclusive public policies.

Covering Kids & Families — Insuring progress: Coverage insecurity threatens health gains
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Covering Kids & Families — Insuring progress: Coverage insecurity threatens health gains

“It could be they’re hitting that so-called ‘cliff effect,’ where now they are doing better but it’s just enough that they lose their eligibility for some benefits” including health care, Fairchild told the radio station.

Covering Kids and Families — “Indiana Is Latest State To Roll Out Medicaid Work Requirement”
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Covering Kids and Families — “Indiana Is Latest State To Roll Out Medicaid Work Requirement”

“We haven’t been having dozens of calls each day where consumers have said they’re confused, or they don’t know what to do, or should they participate?” Fairchild says. “In a lot of ways, we’re hoping that’s a good thing, but in some ways that can be concerning too.”