This Congressional briefing examined recent legislative and regulatory changes to postpartum Medicaid policy and urged Congress to do more to ensure all Medicaid-eligible individuals are covered through the critical postpartum period.
Our expert panel included:
- Cindy Mann from Manatt Health and former Deputy Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services;
- Dr. Charlene Collier, Director and Co-Founder of the Mississippi perinatal quality collaborative and Chair of the maternal mortality review committee;
- Representative Kamia Brown, Florida House of Representatives and champion of legislation to extend postpartum Medicaid coverage;
- Kelly Cunningham, Medicaid Administrator, Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services.