MT Kids with Big Health Problems Rely on Medicaid
Posted by Mary Catherine Dunphy (+2889) 10 months ago
Without Medicaid, many Montana families who have children with severe health problems would have to declare bankruptcy. Bankruptcy or health care for a sick child is not a choice Montana's parents should have to make.

"It is understandable, even necessary, to address budgetary concerns when funding federal programs such as Medicaid. However, proposals that would place a cap on federal Medicaid contributions put children’s care at risk by transferring costs to states that may not be able to cover them. It is up to Congress to make and keep children’s health a top priority."

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Guest opinion: "Kids With Big Health Problems Rely on Medicaid" by Lindsey Bona-Eggeman, Billings Gazette, February 28, 2018