One Step Forward, One Step Back: Children's Health Coverage after CHIP and Welfare Reform
Publication Date: September 1999
Publisher(s): Families USA
Author(s): Kathleen Haddad
A look at the availability of Medicare HMOs in non-metropolitan counties in the U.S., which finds that 73 percent of rural Medicare beneficiaries have no access to any Medicare HMO. Concludes that Medicare reform should not be predicated on HMOs.