Premium Assistance Toolbox for States Website
01/18/2005 | 275 Requests *
This comprehensive web-based resource contains detailed information about how states have used public funds to pay a portion of the cost of employer-sponsored insurance for Medicaid and SCHIP enrollees. This website is designed to help states decide whether premium assistance is right for them and, if so, to assist them in thinking through design and implementation issues. It includes detailed sections on initial design considerations; costs; benefits and cost-sharing; and eligibility redesign.
Premium assistance; health insurance; employer-sponsored insurance; ESI; Benefits and Cost Sharing
State/Agency Information, Workforce/Direct Care
Links / Websites
SCHIP Project Manager
National Academy for State Health Policy
Permission to use any element of this document should be obtained by the above named contact person. Always name the originator as the source of this material.
* Reflects requests since January 1, 2007