Category Archives: Language Access: Government Funding

Resources to Advance Patient-Centeredness and Health Equity

I have compiled key publications and resources on some current topics in health care policy.  Below are descriptions of the key topic areas, which also can be accessed using the menu on the right side of this page. Health Care … Continue reading

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National Health Law Program: How States Can Get Federal Funding for Language Assistance Services

This issue brief from the National Health Law Program describes how states can get federal funding for language assistance services under the Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program.   Link to Original Source

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National Health Law Program: Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program Reimbursement for Language Assistance Services

This issue brief from the National Health Law Program describes how thirteen states and the District of Columbia access federal matching funding for language assistance services under Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program.   Link to Original Source

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Families USA: CHIPRA Provides Federal Funding for Language Services

This issue brief from Families USA explains how the Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act provides enhanced (75%) federal matching funds to states for language assistance services.  Thirteen states and the District of Columbia now access federal matching funds for … Continue reading

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Center for Budget and Policy Priorities: Medicare Payment for Language Assistance Services

This issue brief from the Center for Budget and Policy  Priorities and the National Health Law Program describes how Medicare could pay for language assistance services.   Link to Original Source

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The California Endowment Issue Brief: Financing Language Assistance Services

This issue brief describes how states have accessed federal matching funding for language assistance services.   Link to Original Source

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