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Medicaid Expansion Can Impact Student Wellness and Learning

By NASN Inc posted 08-31-2022 12:06

In a newly released op-ed, NASN Executive Director Donna Mazyck, MS, RN, NCSN, CAE, FNASN explains how school nurses, administrators, and education officials can work with states to get federal funding for expanded health services students need.

"The National Healthy Schools Collaborative’s Ten Year Roadmap for Healthy Schools prioritizes optimizing the ability of schools to bill Medicaid for school health services and, importantly, recognizes that when health and education officials fail to collaborate, it makes it very difficult to achieve this end."

Read the full op-ed and see more NASN news releases here.