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Social Interest Solutions is a leader in leveraging cutting-edge technology to improve access to critical programs and services for low-income individuals and families.
Social Interest Solutions advances federal, state, and local policies to streamline and modernize eligibility and enrollment processes and improve consumer access to health and social services programs.
REMOTE IDENTITY PROOFING: IMPACTS ON ACCESS TO HEALTH INSURANCE
January 2016 | Publication
Most people seeking to apply online for affordable health coverage programs — Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and private health plans through the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) Marketplaces — must complete a remote identity proofing (RIDP) process before submitting their application online. A new paper from SIS and the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities explains the rationale for RIDP, examines the problems it can cause for some applicants, and recommends ways to address them.Read More
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Connecting Students to Meals
More than 20 million children got a third or more of their daily nutrition through free and reduced price school meals last year. With an eye towards better connecting children to these programs, the USDA recently sponsored the E.A.T. School Lunch UX Challenge to encourage innovative web-based applications for the National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program. Check out the creative set of contest submissions, including a prototype submitted by Social Interest Solutions!