2015 Legislative Victories
This addresses the need to bring Maryland law into compliance with Federal law. Among the amendments proposed by the Coalition and other advocates was language that would ensure that the 2017 Essential Health Benefits (EHB) are as comprehensive as those included in plans currently available. And, that the process to select the EHB is open and transparent with an opportunity for a hearing and public comment.
The purpose of this legislation is to improve the health and educational outcomes of students receiving services from school based health centers.Read More