2019-2020 National Survey of Children's Health
- Starting Point:
Title V Maternal and Child Health Services Block Grant Measures
State/Region: Alabama (quick edit)
National Performance Measures
NPM 15: Adequate and continuous insurance
- Sub Group:
Special health care needs status
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National Performance Measure 15: Percent of children, ages 0 through 17, who are continuously and adequately insured
|Insurance is adequate for child's health needs||Insurance is not adequate for child's health needs||Total %
|Children with special health care needs (CSHCN)||%||71.5||28.5||100.0
|C.I.||63.8 - 78.0||22.0 - 36.2||
|C.I.||73.5 - 80.4||19.6 - 26.5||
C.I. = 95% Confidence Interval.
Percentages and population estimates (Pop.Est.) are weighted to represent child population in US.
CSHCN status is determined using a validated instrument for identification of children with special health care needs as defined by the federal Maternal and Child Health Bureau. The CSHCN Screener asks whether a child currently experiences a health consequence and, if so, whether that specific health consequence is due to a medical, behavioral, or other type of health condition that has lasted, or is expected to last, 12 months or longer. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Data Source: National Survey of Children’s Health, Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau. https://mchb.hrsa.gov/data/national-surveys
Citation: Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative. 2019-2020 National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH) data query. Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB). Retrieved [mm/dd/yy] from [www.childhealthdata.org].