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State Refor(u)m is an online network for health reform implementation. It is an initiative of the National Academy for State Health Policy, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. State Refor(u)m connects state health officials looking for information and assistance with their peers and other experts who have relevant resources and experiences to share. Join one of our discussions to hear from your peers and share successes, challenges, and lessons learned. Join a discussion now.

Hello, Vermont is exploring the question of appropriate messaging for college students, covered by state Medicaid, who choose to attend college out of state. In many cases, out of state providers do not accept Vermont Medicaid, often leaving these students without access to covered care. Have other states encountered this, and what strategies have been […]
(Last Updated 2017-01-03 14:06:38)
A recent piece from NPR, Signed Out of Prison But Not Signed Up for Health Insurance, examines the challenges that many formerly incarcerated individuals face in maintaining health coverage once released. Last year NASHP developed a toolkit based on interviews with state officials that highlights the efforts of selected states to enroll justice-involved individuals in […]
(Last Updated 2016-12-13 11:03:35)
A panel at the NASHP conference will feature state perspectives on public health preparedness and outbreak investigation policies, including strategies for navigating the political and media messaging challenges that can accompany emergencies and outbreaks. https://nashp.org/a-to-zika-are-you-prepared-for-this-diseaseand-the-next-one/
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State Refor(u)m is an online network for health reform implementation. It is an initiative of the National Academy for State Health Policy, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The site connects state health officials looking for information and assistance with their peers and other experts who have relevant resources and experiences to share.