TITLE

School-Based Health Centers: Available Information on Federal Funding

AUTHOR(S)
Bascetta, Cynthia A.
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;10/8/2010, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an analysis on the economic cost and benefits of school-based health centers (SBCHs) in the U.S. It examines the federal grant funds and Medicaid reimbursements received by SBHCs through surveying the data from the National Assembly on School-Based Health Care (NASBHC) for 2007-2008. Data reveals that 255 of the 538 survey respondents have generally received funds from the Health Center Program while 138 received funds from the Department of Health and Human Services.
ACCESSION #
55120219

 

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