Current Enrollment in Public Coverage Programs
|Children and Teens
Demographic description of Healthy Kids enrollees, factors that contributed to successful implementation in first year.
Includes demographic description of Healthy Kids enrollees, factors that contributed to successful implementation in first year, and context of San Mateo County’s health services system.
Includes establishment of outreach and enrollment sites, comparison of health characteristics of Healthy Kids enrollees with Medi-Cal and Healthy Families enrollees, data on access and use of health services, and parent satisfaction with Healthy Kids.
Includes the key role of school-based outreach activities, efforts to improve retention in public coverage programs, and barriers to accessing dental and mental health services.
A comprehensive evaluation of results achieved in the first 5 years.
Urban Institute Policy Briefs
Examines and compares usage and costs of services.
Examines access, use, and costs of dental services for enrollees.
Examines how enrollees access services and barriers to using services by children in need of mental health care.
Highlights of 3 County Healthy Kids Evaluations
Findings on Healthy Kids program impact on improving access to health care, reducing level of unmet needs, and increasing parent confidence in obtaining care for children.