Research :: Eligibility and Enrollment of Adolescents in Medicaid and SCHIP: Recent Progress, Current Challenges

This article examines the effect of federal and state policy changes on adolescents’ eligibility and enrollment in Medicaid and the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP).

Morreale, M. C., & English, A. (2003). Eligibility and enrollment of adolescents in Medicaid and SCHIP: Recent progress, current challenges. Journal of Adolescent Health, 32(6, Suppl), 98-107.

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Access & Utilization, Health Care Reform, Policy

DATE POSTED

February 7, 2003

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