Opportunities and strategies for improving maternal and child health through the ACA
Learning Areas:Public health or related public policy
Describe key ACA provisions that have the greatest potential to impact women, children, and their families. Identify key strategies that states and communities can use to optimize the ACA for MCH populations. Explain key roles for public health leaders in assuring the health of MCH populations in this new health care environment.
Keyword(s): Health Reform, Access and Services
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have over twenty years experience in health policy, program development and government relations with expertise in child and family systems, MCH, public insurance coverage for children, early childhood systems and adolescent health. I have spent the majority of my career working at the national and state levels on child health issues and health systems. I am the author of numerous reports and publications on child and family health policies and best practices.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.