Access to care among vulnerable populations enrolled in commercial HMOs.

  title={Access to care among vulnerable populations enrolled in commercial HMOs.},
  author={Matthew J. Carlson and Jan Blustein},
  journal={Journal of health care for the poor and underserved},
  volume={14 3},
This cross-sectional study compares self-reported access to care among a representative sample of 13,952 HMO enrollees in New Jersey. Using multivariate logistic regression, this study found that compared with college graduates, those with less than a high school education reported more difficulty obtaining tests or treatment. Compared with whites, Hispanics were more likely to report difficulty seeing their primary care provider, and African Americans reported greater difficulty seeing a… CONTINUE READING

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