Matt Volz

Matt Volz

Matt Volz is Mountain States editor for KFF Health News based in Helena, Montana.

A child receives drops of children’s Tylenol after getting a vaccination at a low-cost clinic. (John Moore/Getty Images)

More states OK postpartum Medicaid coverage beyond two months

By: - June 13, 2023

At least eight states this year have decided to seek federal approval to extend postpartum Medicaid coverage, leaving just a handful that have opted not to guarantee at least a year of health care for women during that critical period after pregnancy. The new states on the list include Montana, where lawmakers in the recently […]