March 22, 2021
Eleven years ago, on March 23, 2010, President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law. While we join our peers in applauding the tenth anniversary of this bedrock legislation, we know there’s still unfinished business to attend to: interoperability.
February 15, 2021
Let’s think about what “normal” means. “Normal” is what we’ve come to accept as the status quo. As a society, we have normalized poverty, inequality, and disparity. Is this what we want to return to?
January 12, 2021
How the USDA & HHS can immediately allow their systems to provide critical government assistance, work efficiently and effectively, and eliminate barriers to getting help to those who need it.
April 3, 2020
In light of the increase in people applying for benefits, we offer tips to help agencies determine eligibility for and enroll people in benefit programs easily and without any avoidable delays.
March 27, 2020
Policy changes related to COVID-19 are happening at both the federal and state levels. How does the Families First Act impact the safety net for Americans?
March 19, 2020
As COVID-19 continues to spread and the situation across the country evolves, we are focused on solving the challenges to accessing support and services right now.
January 23, 2020
An interactive guide to understanding potential "linkages" between social programs, which can help connect more low-income people to benefits.
February 28, 2018
While the intent of the ACA is for transitions to happen seamlessly, people are not always able to do it smoothly and sometimes people experience gaps in healthcare coverage.
March 24, 2015
Examples of technology and services innovations that states are implementing in support of integration among health and human services programs