Affordable Health Insurance for Kids
Executive Summary Health Insurance for Kids By Elizabeth Newberry
Health insurance is important for everyone to have; yet, due to the cost of health care, and the cost of health insurance, many people think it’s impossible for them to obtain health insurance, much less affordable health insurance. Kids are also suffering from the expensive cost of health care and health insurance. The Children’s Health Insurance Program will help treat children born with these kinds of afflictions by providing affordable health insurance for kids.
By developing a Children’s Health Insurance Program, each state is helping to provide affordable health insurance for kids – something all kids need, but unfortunately have not been getting. Stay up to date with your state’s progress of the Children’s Health Insurance Program by contacting your state’s insurance department or bureau.
The Importance of Health Insurance For Kids
Executive Summary Health Insurance for Kids By Dan Leary
Unfortunately many children are without insurance and are prone to diseases and conditions that could easily remedied if they had regular visits to a physician. Sad to say the 2007 Census Bureau recorded over eight million children without insurance in the United States alone.
There is hope to obtain Health Insurance For Kids. Many States within the US provide programs targeted to ensure children receive they need. In 1997 a program called the State Children’s Health Insurance Program was created. This program provides health insurance for a low cost for children of low income households. In 2009 the Children’s Insurance Program Reauthorized Act was signed into law. This law expanded the eligibility as well as increased funding to the 1997 State Children’s Health Insurance Program. Also consider the cost savings of major medical over a normal medical plan.