According to the Alabama Medicaid Agency, more than half of all births in the state are funded by Medicaid. Yet, Medicaid ends for new moms just 60 days after giving birth, leaving many individuals uninsured. To help, we're urging Alabama lawmakers to extend Medicaid coverage to one full year postpartum.
We'd love to know! Have you or a loved one experienced the need for health care after giving birth or faced a cardiovascular problem related to pregnancy? Share your story with us to help raise awareness among state lawmakers about the need for this policy change. Together, we can help Alabama moms protect their health.