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Promoting Health Coverage of American Indian and Alaska Native Children

Description
Provides an overview of the health disparities American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) children face. Reports on healthcare coverage trends for AI/AN children from 2008 to 2015, with information on three public sources of coverage: the Indian Health Service (IHS), Medicaid, and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Includes recommendations to improve coverage for AI/AN children.
Author(s)
Lauren Roygardner, Andy Schneider, Doug Steiger
Date
09/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Georgetown University Health Policy Institute
Tagged as
Access · American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Children and youth · Health disparities · Health insurance · Medicaid · Policy · Statistics and data · Uninsured and underinsured