Unmet Need, Cost Burden, and Communication Problems in SCHIP by Special Health Care Needs Status

Abstract

Children with special health care needs (CSHCN) require more health care than other children; hence adequate health insurance is critical. The Maternal and Child Health Bureau defined three components of adequacy: (1) coverage of needed benefits and services; (2) reasonable costs; and (3) ability to see needed providers. This study compares cost burden… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10995-011-0805-x

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