Sources of Financing and the Level of Health Spending for Native Americans
This study of Native Americans health care funding and expenditures includes the following: An analysis of all sources of financing and the level of total health expenditures by and on behalf of Native Americans, a detailed analysis of the same data for each of the 12 Indian Health Service areas across the country, an estimate of per-capita spending for health services to Native Americans overall, an illustration of the tribal discrepancies in per capita spending and a projection of the increased cost if Native Americans were provided with a typical employment-based insurance benefits package.
also of interest
- Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Access to and Utilization of Care among Insured Adults
- Health and Access to Care and Coverage for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Individuals in the U.S.
- The Impact of the Coverage Gap in States not Expanding Medicaid by Race and Ethnicity
- The Role of Medicare and the Indian Health Service for American Indians and Alaska Natives: Health, Access and Coverage