Study: More SCHIP funding could create 4,564 jobs

July 2007
State Health Watch;Jul2007, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p11
The article focuses on a study about the impact of the funding of the State Children's Health Insurance Program on the creation of jobs. The report released by Families USA, a health care advocacy group, indicated that a legislation before Congress could create estimated 4,564 new jobs in Indiana. It also reported that under legislation, federal funding for health insurance to include children in low-income families would triple.


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