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Variations in health insurance coverage
Gail R. Wilensky
1984 by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, National Center for Health Services Research, National Technical Information Service, distributor] in [Rockville, MD], [Springfield, VA .
Written in English
|Statement||Gail R. Wilensky, Pamela J. Farley and Amy K. Taylor.|
|Series||NCHSR national health care expenditures study -- 83-69.|
|Contributions||National Center for Health Services Research.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||p. 53-81 ;|
|Number of Pages||81|
Coverage from a health insurance policy or a public health program can greatly relieve the financial burden of health care expenses due to Cerebral Palsy. Those who are uninsured or underinsured can experience financial strain and require assistance from alternative funding sources such as community groups, charity organizations, or local. Types of Health Insurance Plans. In its most basic sense, individual health insurance coverage is the alternative to purchasing via one’s employer on a group basis and can be purchased on either an individual or a family basis. With an individual policy, the individual who is insured is fully responsible for paying the policy’s premiums.
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Variations in Health Insurance Coverage: Benefits vs. Premiums. GAIL R. WILENSKY, PAMELA J. FARLEY, and AMY K. TAYLOR. Project Hope, formerly with the National Center for Health Services Research, Department of Health and Human Services: National Center for Health Services Research, Department of Health and Human Services.
There are variations in health insurance coverage in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, and Tanzania, with Ghana recording the highest coverage.
Kenya, Tanzania, and Nigeria may not be ableCited by: 7. Variations among States in Health Insurance Coverage and Medical Expenditures 19 would be based solely on these gaps. Comparing again New York and California, the gap rates are similar, but New York has a much higher coverage ratio.
As a result, the uninsurance rate. form of health insurance coverage, unless that coverage. only provided extra cash while in the hospital or paid.
for 1 type of service, such as dental care, vision care, cancer treatment, nursing home care, or Cited by: 6.
There are variations in health insurance coverage in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, and Tanzania, with Ghana recording the highest coverage. Kenya, Tanzania, and Nigeria may not be able to achieve universal health coverage and meet the sustainable development goals on health by the year if the current fragmented public health insurance systems Cited by: 7.
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out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. Regional variation in health insurance coverage. Abstract. In this paper we compare health insurance coverage for U.S. citizen children in all-citizen and mixed families in the fifteen states with the largest share of children in mixed families.
Insurance coverage is lower and state variation in coverage is higher for children in mixed families vis-à-vis children in all-citizen by: Blacks and Hispanics are less likely to have insurance coverage from a private employer, whether directly or through a spouse, and more likely to have public health insurance coverage than whites (Blendon et al., ; Hogue et al., ; National Institutes of Health, ).Blacks and Hispanics are also more likely than whites to receive care in nonoptimal organizational settings (such as.
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Catastrophic and Bronze plans cover the smallest proportion, having the highest deductibles, copays and the other end of the spectrum, Platinum plans offer the greatest amount coverage, expected to cover 90% of all costs.
The average rates paid for health insurance plans are inversely related to the amount of coverage they provide, with Platinum plans being the Author: Sterling Price. Get this from a library. Variations in health insurance coverage: benefits vs. premiums. [Gail R Wilensky; National Center for Health Services Research.].
Variation in employer sponsored insurance (ESI) coverage has a direct affect on uninsurance rates and thus affects state health policy; states with low rates of ESI have huge problems to address.
Public program coverage also determines uninsurance rates for low-income people. States with higher per capita incomes tend to spend more on Medicaid.
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Citizen Children Of Immigrants Article in Health Affairs 27(2) March with 25 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Insurance (or risk sharing) in a health care system can be shared by any of the four main agents in the health care system.
Finally, regulators set the rules for how the health care and insurance market is organized, and Table 2: Six classes of agents in every health insurance system.
Health Insurance. Health insurance is one of the ways that people in various countries finance their medical needs. It is estimated that out-of-pocket expenditure of over 15–20 % of total health expenditure or 40 % of household net income of subsistence needs can lead to financial : Anita Ho.
We provide the first investigation into whether and how much genes explain having health insurance coverage or not and possible mechanisms for genetic variation. Using a twin-design that compares identical and non-identical twins from a national sample of US twins from the National Survey of Midlife Development in the United States, we find that genetic effects explain over 40% of Author: George L.
Wehby, George L. Wehby, Dan Shane. Context: Evidence exists for differences in health insurance coverage among states, but less is known about variations across different kinds of communities within states.
Purpose: This article assesses the role of residential setting (metropolitan county, rural adjacent, and rural nonadjacent) in health insurance coverage for adult residents, under using data from large-scale surveys Cited by: 6.
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To be eligible, the child's family must have an income that is: Medicaid and CHIP program names are different in each state. Medicaid provides free or low-cost medical. Health Insurance and Access to Care.
Health insurance coverage is an important determinant of access to health care. Uninsured children and nonelderly adults are substantially less likely to have a usual source of health care or a recent health care visit than their insured counterparts.
The majority of persons under age 65 have coverage. A large number of adults with substance use disorder (SUD) do not receive treatment for their condition. Using data from the – National Survey of Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), this study analyzes why individuals with SUD report not receiving treatment Cited by: It also means learning about health insurance— about your health insurance options if you are not yet insured, and about your health insurance coverage if you are insured Health insurance is important for everyone.
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Research Article Economic Trends & Quality Trade-Offs Health Affairs Vol No Understanding State Variation In Health Insurance Dynamics Can Help Tailor Enrollment Strategies For ACA ExpansionCited by: Coverage and analysis of health care activities This report covers ten health care activities: hospital medical admissions, coronary bypass, angioplasty, catheterisation, admission/surgery after hip fracture, knee replacement, knee arthroscopy.
Colorectal cancer screening in the United States: Trends from to and variation by health insurance coverage ☆ Author links open overlay panel Janet S.
de Moor a Robin A. Cohen b Jean A. Shapiro c Marion R. Nadel c Susan A. Sabatino c K. Robin Yabroff a 1 Stacey Fedewa d Richard Lee e V. Paul Doria-Rose a Cheryl Altice a 1 Carrie N Cited by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxi, pages ; 26 cm.
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Many of the millions of Americans who lost their jobs in recent weeks also lost their health insurance. Others lacked a health plan even before COVID hit.
Here's a start to finding help. Much research has been devoted to demonstrating that health systems can improve population health. To wit, McWilliams’  review of the clinical and economic literature indicates that extended health insurance coverage has indeed helped improve population health across a range of review, however, along with much of the research in this area, does not speak to any Cited by: 7.
Colorectal cancer screening by type of health insurance coverage. Among adults aged 50–64 years, the percentage screened differed by type of health insurance coverage (Table 1). Compared to those with traditional employer-sponsored private health insurance, adults with traditional private direct purchase insurance, Medicaid or other Cited by: effects.
That genes have meaningful effects on the insurance status suggests an important source of heterogeneity in insurance take up. Keywords Health insurance Genetic variation Health determinants Risk taking JELClassiﬁcation D1 D82 I10 I12 I The purpose of this site is to describe the current procedures for collecting and processing data on health insurance coverage in the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS).
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Using a twin-design that compares identical and non-identical twins from a national sample of US twins from the National Survey of Midlife Development in the United States, we find that genetic.
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In Pennsylvania and more than a half dozen states, consumers in some cities will pay at least 50 percent more for the same type of coverage. The following health insurance information was imputed1 for each firm: • Health insurance offers to employees.
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