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Women"s access to health insurance

Women"s access to health insurance

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Published by Institute for Women"s Policy Research in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health insurance -- United States.,
  • Women -- Health and hygiene -- United States.,
  • Health services accessibility -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 51-52).

    Statementby Young-Hee Yoon ... [et al.].
    ContributionsYoon, Young-Hee., Institute for Women"s Policy Research.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA412.2 .W66 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 54 p. :
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22522897M
    ISBN 101878428128
    LC Control Number94076879
    OCLC/WorldCa31060003

    proposals on older women’s access to health care. Methods Part I of this Issue Paper is based on a review of the literature on older women’s access to health care, and a comparison of relevant demographic and socioeconomic data and data on out-of-pocket health expenditures by gender. Part II selects four broad policy options that have beenFile Size: KB. The Committee reviewed studies that compare the access to and use of health care services by insured and uninsured children, pregnant women, and newborns as well as research that relates their insurance status to health outcomes. 2 Only studies that the Committee judged methodologically sound are presented in this chapter. Additional studies reviewed by the Committee and the Subcommittee are.

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    Are women and men receiving equally good care from their physicians? Not according to feminist writer Maya Dusenbery, author of the new book Doing Harm: The Truth About How Bad Medicine and Lazy Science Leave Women Dismissed, Misdiagnosed, and d, she argues, the medical field is rife with gender disparities, leading to poorer outcomes for women. First, the expansion of coverage to women who were previously uninsured through the ACA’s Medicaid expansion and health insurance Marketplaces could reduce unmet need; ample evidence has shown that women with insurance coverage are less likely to report access barriers than uninsured women (Salganicoff et al. ).


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