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Data Update: Children’s Behavioral Health Care Use in Medicaid

Children in Medicaid with behavioral health needs are one of the program’s most vulnerable populations — representing a small percentage of the overall Medicaid child population, but acc... more

April 26, 2017
A Striking Contrast: Behavioral Health Care for Children in Foster Care vs. the General Medicaid Child Population

It is widely recognized that children and youth in the US foster care system are at high-risk for significant behavioral health challenges. As a result, these children and youth -- generall... more

July 17, 2014