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Analysis identifies disparities in pediatric primary care accessibility in multiple states

An analysis of pediatric primary health care accessibility and availability in multiple states that uncovered systematic disparities between and within states was presented at a session of the 2015...

By | 2015-08-11T11:00:00+00:00 August 11th, 2015|Pediatrics / Children's Health|Comments Off on Analysis identifies disparities in pediatric primary care accessibility in multiple states

New study on CHIP eligibility finds decrease in uninsurance in some states

As part of the 2009 reauthorization of the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), states were provided with new resources and options to help reduce uninsurance rates among children.

By | 2014-09-26T10:00:00+00:00 September 26th, 2014|Pediatrics / Children's Health|Comments Off on New study on CHIP eligibility finds decrease in uninsurance in some states

The cost of antibiotic drugs for children – a comparison between the U.K. and the U.S.

The 2009 costs of antibiotics covered by private insurance companies in the U.S. for children younger than 10 years old were estimated to be more than five times higher than the costs in the United Kingdom (U.K.), which are covered by a government univ...

By | 2013-12-30T08:00:00+00:00 December 30th, 2013|Pediatrics / Children's Health|Comments Off on The cost of antibiotic drugs for children – a comparison between the U.K. and the U.S.

Researchers urge review of health system-wide pediatric injury training, triaging and prevention efforts

New research from The Center for Injury Research and Prevention at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), signals that emergency and outpatient healthcare providers may need to prepare for higher demand for treatment among younger patients wit...

By | 2013-07-31T08:00:00+00:00 July 31st, 2013|Pediatrics / Children's Health|Comments Off on Researchers urge review of health system-wide pediatric injury training, triaging and prevention efforts