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MHPA Applauds the House for Prioritizing Medicaid in ‘Phase 4’ COVID-19 Legislation
May 15, 2020

MHPA released the following statement Friday night in response to the House of Representatives' passing legislation (H.R. 6800), which includes several MHPA priorities for the next round of coronavirus response legislation.

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MHPA Phase 4 Letter to Congressional Leadership
May 4, 2020

MHPA sent its latest request to Congressional Leadership for COVID-19 “Phase 4” legislation. This letter also links to MHPA's  April 1 letter which includes our longer, more details list of requests for the next round of COVID-19 legislation.

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LTSS Workforce Sign On Letter to Congress
April 17, 2020

Legislative Recommendations to Support Long-term Services and Supports Workforce during COVID-19.
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Partnership for Medicaid Sign on Letter: Medicaid Priorities for Future COVID-19 Legislation
April 17, 2020

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MHPA joins 27 national organizations in responding to the Senate Finance Committee’s Maternal Health RFI
April 6, 2020

In response to the Request for Information, MHPA urged the Committee to consider supporting a new state plan option to extend continuous Medicaid and CHIP eligibility for 12 months postpartum.
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