Figure 2. Unmet Health Care Needs of CSHCN and Other SCHIP Enrollees Prior to Enrollment

Who's Enrolled in SCHIP? CHIRI[TM] Issue Brief No. 3

Data on SCHIP new enrollees show that SCHIP is insuring the intended population-children in low-income working families without health insurance- and bridging the gap between private and public insurance.
A bar graph showing the unmet health care needs of CSHCN and other SCHIP enrollees prior to enrollment in three States. In Florida, (among adolescents only), 62 percent of CSHCN enrollees had unmet health care needs and 45 percent of other enrollees had unmet health care needs; in Kansas, 46 percent of CSHCN enrollees had unmet health care needs and 28 percent of other enrollees had unmet health care needs; in New York, 44 percent of CSHCN enrollees had unmet health care needs and 31 percent of

Note: The AL and IN CHIRI™ studies did not collect data on unmet health care needs.

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Current as of December 2012
Internet Citation: Figure 2. Unmet Health Care Needs of CSHCN and Other SCHIP Enrollees Prior to Enrollment: Who's Enrolled in SCHIP? CHIRI[TM] Issue Brief No. 3. December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/cpi/initiatives/chiri/Briefs/brief3/chr3fig2.html