ERIC Number: ED178189
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jun-25
Reference Count: N/A
Health Assistance for Low-Income Children. Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, Ninety-Sixth Congress, First Session on S. 1204.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Finance.
This report of Senate hearings on health assistance for low income children presents the testimony of administration and public witnesses concerning Senate Bill S. 1204. The purpose of the bill is to broaden medical eligibility for children and pregnant women and to improve the delivery of preventive and other health care services to children under Medicaid. An attempt is made to legislate expansions of the Medicaid Early, Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment program to insure that the neediest children have an adequate level of basic health care. Communications from associations and organizations and additional information are included. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Finance.