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High Deductible Health Insurance Plans in Rural Areas

Description
Examines whether rural residents with private insurance are more likely to have a high deductible health insurance plan (HDHP) than urban residents, and if it differs by location in remote, rural areas. Addresses differences in income and education and offers recommendations related to the health Insurance marketplaces.
Author(s)
Jennifer D. Lenardson, Erika C. Ziller, Andrew F. Coburn
Date
05/2014
Type
Document
Organization
Maine Rural Health Research Center
Tagged as
Access · Educational attainment · Employment and unemployment · Health insurance · Income · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data