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Affordable Care Act - Enrollment

Steps to Maximize Healthcare Reform for Justice Systems — Enrolling Newly-Eligible Participants (Corrections Systems) (2013)

Resource guide for corrections system professials—to assist with the implementation of provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in order to maximize health care reform opportunities.

Presumptive Eligibility: New Options in 2014 (2013)

This Factsheet discusses Presumptive Eligibility: what it is, options to use, key facts, and FAQs.

Linking Low-Income Men to Medicaid and the Health Insurance Marketplace (2016)

Drawing on the research literature and interviews with national experts in health care and coverage, fatherhood programming, health coverage marketing, and health communications, this brief discusses new health coverage and care opportunities for justice-involved men and the importance of impleme

RE: To Facilitate Successful Re-entry for Individuals Transitioning from Incarceration to Their Communities (2016)

The purpose of this letter and its attachment is to provide guidance on facilitating access to covered Medicaid services for eligible individuals prior to and after a stay in a correctional
institution.

Prison Inmates' Prerelease Application for Medicaid: Take-up Rates in Oregon

This report examines whether enrollment in Medicaid prior to release from prison succeeds in generating health insurance coverage after release.

Toolkit: State Strategies to Enroll Justice-Involved Individuals in Health Coverage

This toolkit provides state officials with actionable information about policies and practices available to connect offenders to Medicaid.

Health Coverage and County Jails: Suspension vs. Termination

This brief addresses issues associated with suspending Medicaid coverage for prisoners.

Medicaid: Information on Inmate Eligibility and Federal Costs for Allowable Services

Information is provided about inmates eligible for Medicaid, and state efforts to enroll inmates in Medicaid and obtain federal matching funds.

Facilitating Health Care Coverage for Juvenile Justice-Involved Youth

Sections of this brief cover: the issue of Medicaid coverage for justice-involved youth; innovations—Medicaid eligibility options (suspending eligibility, continuous eligibility, and presumptive eligibility), expedited Medicaid enrollment, and outreach; lessons learned; and looking forward.

Maximizing Medicaid: An Innovative Approach to Finance Health Care for Criminal Justice Populations [Webinar]

This webinar explains and clarifies the issues related to allowable uses of federal Medicaid funds for incarcerated individuals, and provides an example of how corrections departments can leverage cost savings as a result.

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