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Expanding Access to Contraceptive Methods for FQHC Patients in MS Toolkit

This toolkit will:

  • Provide an overview of LARC-related policies that affect FQHCs and Medicaid Managed Care Organizations.
  • Specifically address reimbursement challenges related to stocking and billing, as well as provide recommendations and considerations for overcoming these barriers in Mississippi.
  • Discuss other barriers to providing LARCs in the FQHC setting and potential avenues to address them.

Person-Centered Telemedicine Protocols

Converge collaborated with Drs. Jennifer Karlin and Christine Dehlendorf at the University of San Francisco to develop telemedicine protocols for contraceptive care that are person-centered.

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At-a-Glance Medicaid Billing Codes for LARC

Rewire Investigative Series on Family Planning Services in Mississippi

How Mississippi Leveraged the Pandemic to Further Decimate Reproductive Health Access:

COVID-19 Strained Public Health Systems. In Mississippi, Health Officials Made It Worse: