New Rules Will Help Adults and Children Enroll — and Stay Enrolled in — Medicaid and CHIP

Prepared for The Commonwealth Fund

On April 2, 2024 the Centers and Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) published the most significant set of eligibility regulations since the initial rule implementing the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The new rule will help eligible individuals enroll in Medicaid and CHIP coverage and stay enrolled as long as they remain eligible. Many of the provisions address issues that contributed to coverage losses during the unwinding of the continuous enrollment provision that has resulted in at least 13.7 million people losing Medicaid coverage, mostly for procedural reasons.

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