NCSL Fact Sheet on Health Reform Implementation

This Report

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Grant Opportunities in PPACA

By Rachel Morgan, Senior Health Policy Analyst
National Conference of State Legislatures

May 24, 2010

 

 

Table of contents

 

INSURANCE REFORMS ............................................................................................................................................................................................. 3

Health Insurance Consumer Information...................................................................................................................................................................... 3

Premium Review Grants.......................................................................................................................................................................................... 4

Assistance to States to Establish American Health Benefit Exchanges, Planning and Establishment Grants.......................................................................... 5

HEALTH WORKFORCE ............................................................................................................................................................................................. 7

School-Based Health Clinic/ Center Grants................................................................................................................................................................... 7

Continuing Educational Support for Health Professionals Serving in Underserved Communities......................................................................................... 7

Demonstration Projects to Address Health Professions Workforce Needs......................................................................................................................... 8

MEDICAID .............................................................................................................................................................................................................. 9

State Option to Provide Health Homes for Enrollees With Chronic Conditions, Planning Grants .......................................................................................... 9

Program for Health Lifestyles..................................................................................................................................................................................... 10

MEDICARE ............................................................................................................................................................................................................ 11

Program for Early Detection of Certain Medical Conditions Related to Environmental Health Hazards................................................................................ 11

QUALITY, PREVENTION & WELLNESS .................................................................................................................................................................... 13

Grants for Early Childhood Home Visitation Programs.................................................................................................................................................. 13

Establishment of Pregnancy Assistance Fund.............................................................................................................................................................. 15