Research Report Congressionally Mandated Evaluation of the State Children's Health Insurance Program: Final Cross-Cutting Report on the Findings from Ten State Site Visits
Ian Hill, Corinna Hawkes, Mary Harrington, William Black, Embry M. Howell, Heidi Kapustka, Amy Westpfahl Lutzky, Additional Authors
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This report synthesizes findings from case studies conducted in 2001 and 2002 in ten states selected for the Congressionally Mandated Evaluation of SCHIP: California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Louisiana, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, and Texas (Hill et al. 2002).Discussion addresses such issues as program design, outreach and enrollment strategies, benefits, service delivery systems, cost sharing, crowd out prevention, parental coverage, financing, and coordination of SCHIP and Medicaid.Overarching conclusions identify lessons learned from effective implementation.

Research Areas Health and health care Children and youth
Tags Health insurance Health care delivery and payment Health equity Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program  State Children's Health Insurance Program Children's health and development Maternal, child, and reproductive health