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President Obama signs bill into law.

On February 4th, Congress passed and President Obama signed into law the State Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009.  Thank you for all of your hard work in sending letters and messages to your lawmakers.
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CharityHappenings.org
1/29/2009

Comedians Charles Grodin and Lewis Black teamed up at Gotham Comedy Club for a performance benefitting the Children’s Health Fund. Read more »

A rural Arkansas community health clinic and a mobile New York City clinic are worlds apart. Or, are they?

Washington, DC (January 28, 2009) - With the $20 billion for healthcare IT in the economic stimulus legislative package under review by Congress, a comparison of two seemingly disparate community health organizations – from rural Arkansas to urban New York – use electronic health records (EHRs) to improve the quality of care provided to patients and lower the costs of that care.

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Imaging Technology News. Cristen C. Bolan
1/15/2009
 

Siemens Medical Solutions USA donated a new Ysio digital radiography system to the Children’s Health Fund (CHF) for an online auction. All proceeds will benefit CHF. Read more »

Washington Post. Shailagh Murray and Ceci Connolly
1/14/2009
 

Dr. Redlener expresses his concern that the revival of the Child Health Bill will take the pressure off of Congress to move further on child health issues. Read more »

NYPost.com. Marc Berman
1/11/2009
 

New York Knicks star point guard, Chris Duhon, toured CHF’s New Orleans Children’s Health Project’s mobile medical clinic. Read more »

The Arizona Republic. Karina Bland
12/25/2008

Dr. Randy Christensen, Medical Director of CHF's Phoenix Children's Health Project, operates the Phoenix mobile clinic to care for homeless youth and runaways. Read more »

The Advocate (Baton Rouge). Gerard Shields
12/22/2008
 

The National Commission on Children and Disasters voted to send subcommittee members to Louisiana in response to a report issued by the New York-based Children’s Health Fund. Read more »

 

CHF partners with First Focus and the National Association of Community Health Centers to compare House, Senate and Joint Agreement proposals to reauthorize SCHIP, along with future recommendations for improving the health of our nation's children.

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Crains NY Business. Robert Rosenberg
12/15/2008
 

Carol Sumkin, Vice President of Development at Children's Health Fund, is quoted regarding CHF’s selection as one of the 10 charities highlighted on American Idol's prime-time telethon, Idol Gives Back. Read more »