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Access to Health Care; Safety Net; Uninsured


This report presents the findings from the Urgent Matters safety net assessments and identifies common characteristics, opportunities and challenges for communities that wish to better serve the health care needs of uninsured and underserved individuals. It also illustrates differences across many of the communities, especially in terms of the structure and financing of their safety nets. It is a companion report to the individual safety net assessments and provides an overarching perspective of problems that affect safety nets across the country.


Funder: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

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