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The Role of Public Versus Private Health Insurance in Ensuring Health Care Access & Affordability for Low-Income Rural Children

Description
Reports on the rural-urban differences in healthcare access for children with public health insurance versus private insurance, and how families perceive affordability of healthcare when enrolled in Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and private insurance plans.
Author(s)
Erika C. Ziller, Jennifer D. Lenardson, Amanda R. Burgess
Date
05/2017
Type
Document
Organization
Maine Rural Health Research Center
Tagged as
Access · Children and youth · Families · Health insurance · Medicaid · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data