3061.0 The un- and under-insured

Monday, November 8, 2010: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Access to health care is influenced significantly by socio-economic barriers. The availability of services and the quality of care provided to the un- and under-insured is the central theme of this session.
Session Objectives: 1. Discuss social justice implications of being un or under insured. 2. Describe the impact of socio-economic factors on health behaviors and outcomes.
Dorice Vieira, MLS, MA, MPH

Reducing social inequalities in health through action on settings : A conceptual framework
Martine Shareck, Katherine L. Frohlich, PhD and Blake Poland, PhD
Impact of economic decline on community heath indicators
Daniel J. Kruger, PhD and Ashley Turbeville, BS
Examining state-level variations in health insurance coverage, 2005-2006
Andrea M. Brace, MS, CHES and Todd L. Matthews, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, Social Work