Journal Article The Effect of New Insurance Coverage on the Health Status of Low-Income Children in Santa Clara County
Embry M. Howell, Christopher Trenholm
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A recent study by Embry Howell and Christopher Trenholm shows that new health insurance coverage (“Healthy Kids”) for undocumented children in Santa Clara County, California led to significant improvement in the children’s health according to several measures. Few past studies have shown this relationship. Results are reported in an article in Health Services Research.
Research Areas Health and health care Children and youth
Tags Health insurance Children's health and development Economic well-being Child welfare
Policy Centers Health Policy Center