3:13 pm - Tuesday December 18, 0513

Colorado Receives Highest Bonus in Nation for ImprovingAccess to Children’s Health Coverage

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has awarded performance bonuses to 23 states today for their work in improving access, and successfully enrolling children in health coverage.  Colorado’s performance bonus of $42.9 million is the largest award of any state.


A release and fact sheet are attached.


For further information, please dial in to a press call at 10:00 AM MST.  The call-in number is 877-415-5282.  Meeting ID is 81529538.


Mike Fierberg

CMS Public Affairs

Denver Regional Office


303-844-1592 desk

720-480-1379 cell



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