TITLE

The Role of Family Planning Centers as Gateways To Health Coverage and Care

AUTHOR(S)
Gold, Rachel Benson
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Guttmacher Policy Review;2011, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the link to health insurance coverage and medical care provided by family planning centers to its clients in the U.S. The organization Planned Parenthood of New York City (PPNYC) has facilitated more than 2,500 enrolment in the Medicaid family planning expansion program of the state in 2010. Planned Parenthood centers in Los Angeles, California have identified that the family planning centers are the only source of medical care for 29 percent of adults.
ACCESSION #
61441067

 

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