Health Care Reform: Great News for Children and Families!
Hawaii Covering Kids sponsored a community forum on 26 August 2010 featuring two national speakers: Edwin Park from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and Jennifer Sullivan from Families USA.
Children's Health Insurance in Hawaii
The Hawaii Covering Kids project director provided information at the public benefits training sponsored by Legal Aid Society of Hawaii on 7 January 2010.
Children's Health Insurance Policy Forum
On 16 April 2008 Hawaii Covering Kids sponsored two national speakers, Edwin Park from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and Caroline Rivas from Community Health Councils, who presented information about recent federal policies and their implications for our children's health insurance programs. Topics included CHIP Reauthorization, CMS's August 17 Directive, and CMS's Payment Error Rate Measurement (PERM) program. There were also updates about the National Covering Kids & Families Network and Hawaii's progress towards covering all kids with health insurance.
Micronesians: History, Culture, and Health
Click the link for a PDF copy of the presentation by Nia Aitaoto at our Malama i na Keiki 9 conference on 4 April 2008.
Making Tax Time Pay for Working Families
Health Attitudes and Practices of Pacific Islanders
Services and Programs for Native Hawaiian Children
Working with Immigrant Families from China, Vietnam, and the Philippines
United States Immigration & Naturalization Service
Med-QUEST Identification Cards
Our State Network meets annually and is open to individuals and organizations interested in children's health insurance issues. If you would like to join our list, please contact Barbara Luksch, Hawaii Covering Kids project director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Planning Committee advises our project's overall activities.
There are 110 members.
Currently, 217 organizations participate in our activities.
Our next meeting has not been scheduled.
Minutes of our past meetings are available:
15 March 2005
16 November 2004
20 May 2004