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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Autism insurance policy and access to care for children with autism: A state level analysis

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Thomas, Kathleen

Description

Description

This secondary data analysis project uses data from the 2005-2006 National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs (NSCSHCN) and data on state autism insurance policy features to allow an analysis of the association between state autism policy and access to care for families with children with autism compared to families with children with other special health care needs.

Funder

Funder

Health Resources and Services Administration

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

0

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2010-2010

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 5: Where Can I Turn For Services?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 5SA. Support two studies that assess how variations and access to services affect family functioning in diverse populations, including underserved populations, by 2012. IACC Recommended Budget: $1,000,000 over 3 years.

Project Link

Project Link

Autism insurance policy and access to care for children with autism: A state level analysis (External web link)

Institution

Institution

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

State/Country

State/Country

North Carolina

Project Number

Project Number

R40 MC 17158

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

Autism insurance policy and access to care for children with autism: A state level analysis | 100000 | 2010 | R40 MC 17158

 
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