TITLE

State Children's Health Insurance Program

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2065
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The article presents a definition of the term "State Children's Health Insurance Program." It refers to the health insurance program meant for children whose parent's income surpass the eligibility limits for Medicaid and have no private insurance. It is a state based program.
ACCESSION #
21246629

 

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