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Characteristics of the Uninsured: Who Is Eligible for Public Coverage and Who Needs Help Affording Coverage? « » The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Characteristics of the Uninsured: Who Is Eligible for Public Coverage and Who Needs Help Affording Coverage?

This brief analyzes health coverage data and determines that 25% of the nation's uninsured population is eligible for either Medicaid or SCHIP. The brief goes on to describe the characteristics of the population.

Issue Brief (.pdf)