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An Overview of Pennsylvania’s Publicly Funded Insurance Programs

Published Aug 1, 2008, National Academy for State Health Policy, Dan Belnap

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Intended to assist professionals who work in systems serving children, such as juvenile justice and child welfare. For more information about Medicaid and its key concepts as they relate to the juvenile justice system, see A Medicaid Primer for Juvenile Justice Officials. In Pennsylvania all children under age 18 have access to health care coverage through Medicaid, SCHIP, or private insurance.

States: Pennsylvania

Categories: Insurance

Uploaded Mar 9, 2009

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