TABLE 6.3 Scope of Benefits of Programs Providing Health Care for Children

Name of the Program

Benefit Level

Number of Contracting Plan

Annual Cost Per Child (dollars)

California's Access for Infants and Mothers (AIM)

Comprehensive

9

NAª

Florida Healthy Kids

Comprehensive

8

612

Hawaii QUEST

Comprehensive

5

NA

Minnesota Care

Comprehensive

8

792

New Hampshire's Healthy Kids

Comprehensive

1

804

Health Access New Jersey

Comprehensive

6

NA

New York's Child Health Plus

Comprehensive

15

432-678

New York's Regional Pilot Projects

Comprehensive

4

NA

Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance Program

Comprehensive

5

636

Rhode Island's Rite Care

Comprehensive

4

840

Tennessee's Tenn Care

Comprehensive

10

505

Vermont's Dr. Dynasaur

Comprehensive

2

446-533

Washington's Basic Health Plan

Comprehensive

18

492-720

Massachusetts' Children's Medical Security Plan

Basic/standard

1

NA

Colorado's Child Health Plan

Limited

0

350

Iowa's Caring Program for Children

Limited

1

350

Kansas' Caring Program for Children

Limited

1

204

Massachusetts' Medical Security Plan

Limited

2

450-540

Michigan's Caring Program for Children

Limited

1

615

Montana's Caring Program for Children

Limited

1

360

North Carolina's Caring Program for Children

Limited

1

312

SOURCE: Gauthier and Schrodel (1997, p.15).

ª NA = not available.



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