Changes in insurance status and access to care for persons with AIDS in the Boston Health Study.

@article{Weissman1994ChangesII,
  title={Changes in insurance status and access to care for persons with AIDS in the Boston Health Study.},
  author={Joel S. Weissman and Harvey J. Makadon and George R. Seage and Michael Massagli and Constantine Gatsonis and Donald E. Craven and Valerie E. Stone and Ian Bennett and Arnold M. Epstein},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={1994},
  volume={84 12},
  pages={1997-2000}
}
The purpose of this study was to measure unmet needs and changes in insurance status for persons with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Thirty-six percent of the study's Boston-area respondents (n = 305) had a change in insurance coverage between AIDS diagnosis and interview. Medicaid coverage increased from 14% to 41%. Pneumocystis carinii… CONTINUE READING