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My Turn: Preserve Denali Kid Care

...low-income families to qualify for Denali Kid Care. This program originally was...the expansion of programs such as Denali Kid Care. Unfortunately, recent economic...calling for continued full funding of Denali Kid Care and urge the governor to veto...
My Turn: Access to health care is what really matters

...for the expansion of the state's Denali Kid Care program fade from the media's...let's look at some scenarios that Denali Kid Care would cover with a less costly...other great services offered through Denali Kid Care such as mental health therapy...
Alaska legislators, get it together

...adults. ? I support Medicaid expansion. I have received support for medical coverage for my children through the Denali Kid Care program. I am a prime example of being right on the edge of the income restrictions and have experienced when our...
More Montessori in Juneau

...Children's House gives priority in 50 percent of available slots to students who qualify for child care assistance, Denali Kid Care, or the district's free or reduced lunch program. Child care assistance can be applied to tuition for the pre-K...
My Turn: Reflecting on two nights on call

...substance abuse. These women get stabilized during their pregnancy and are treated only to find themselves ineligible for Denali Kid Care once they are six weeks postpartum, disqualifying them from Medicaid. Without insurance, these mothers are unable...
Alaska to get $2.6 million health care bonus

...Program Reauthorization Act.To receive the bonus, the state was required to demonstrate it was boosting enrollment in Denali Kid Care, the state's insurance program for low income families.The state also had to streamline the process for enrollment...
Vaccination fees waived in August

...except through Public Health Nursing."Anyone who qualifies to receive vaccines here - uninsured, under-insured, Denali Kid Care, Alaska Native or any child under the age of 3 - will receive those vaccines free of charge in the month of August...
Abortion funding bill heads to floor

...women who are not pregnant and don't have children, Gara said."For a woman who is a waitress who isn't covered by Denali Kid Care and below poverty level working as hard as she can - it takes away the right to chose for that woman or she goes...
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My Turn: Learn benefits, take advantage of new health insurance policy

...organized.Open enrollment has closed, but some Alaskans may still qualify for a special enrollment period, Medicaid or Denali Kid Care. Visit or a Community Health Center nearest you to find out if you qualify...
Reinstate old standard for Denali Kid Care

...Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics have been advocating a resumption of the 200 percent of poverty guideline for Denali Kid Care (Medicaid) enrollment. Sound off on the important issues at Several years ago, the guideline was rolled back...


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