A Shot in the Arm for West Virginia: Increasing Health Coverage for Working Families
Publication Date: January 2009
Publisher(s): Families USA
Author(s): Rebecca Bruno
Keywords: uninsured; Medicaid; CHIP
This report discusses the state's opportunity to reduce the number of uninsured residents by expanding Medicaid to more parents. The report also examines how expanding parent coverage could boost the state's economy, creating new jobs, wages, and business activity.