Raising Women’s Voices

Health Insurance Limitations

Posted in DC Reform, Health Disparities by raisingwomensvoices on March 19, 2009

According to a March 17th report from Health Affairs, the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) perfectly illustrates the limitations of incremental health care reform.

Despite gains,  nearly 9 million children remain uninsured. And, unlike children and the elderly, most uninsured Americans are not part of sympathetic subgroups that can fit well into public programs.

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