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Lack of Coverage: A Long-Term Problem for Most Uninsured

This fact sheet, recently updated with 2002 data, describes how long the uninsured remain without coverage, who tends to go without insurance for long spells of time, and what difference time without coverage makes in terms of access to and utilization of care.

Fact Sheet (.pdf)

Link to Policy Brief: Is Lack of Coverage a Short- or Long-Term Condition?

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