Estimated number of CSHCN: 35,022

Prevalence of CSHCN

Prevalence of CSHCN
State %National %
12.3 15.1
Age
AgeState %National %
0-5 Years 8.1 9.3
6-11 Years 14.2 17.7
12-17 Years 15.0 18.4
Sex
SexState %National %
Male 14.3 17.4
Female 10.0 12.7
Poverty Level
Poverty LevelState %National %
0-99% Federal Poverty Level 12.3 16.0
100-199% Federal Poverty Level 11.0 15.4
200-399% Federal Poverty Level 13.3 14.5
400% or More Federal Poverty Level 12.0 14.7
Hispanic Origin and Race
Origin and RaceState %National %
*Due to the small size of this group in the state's population, data have been suppressed to protect respondents’ confidentiality.
Non-Hispanic 11.9 16.2
White 12.6 16.3
Black 17.3 17.5
Asian 9.0 8.0
American Indian/Alaska Native * 13.5
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 13.0 12.3
Multiple Races 11.5 17.9
Hispanic 14.3 11.2
Spanish language household * 8.2
English language household 15.2 14.4

Child Health

Population of CSHCN
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose conditions consistently affect their activities, often a great deal 24.0 27.1
CSHCN with 11 or more days of school absences due to illness 14.0 15.5
Core System Outcomes
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose families partner in decision making regarding their child's health 77.7 70.3
CSHCN receive coordinated, ongoing, comprehensive care within a medical home 45.4 43.0
CSHCN with a usual source of care when sick 91.7 90.5
CSHCN with a personal doctor or nurse 93.8 93.1
CSHCN who receive family-centered care 66.8 64.6
Families of CSHCN have adequate private and/or public insurance to pay for the needed services 72.6 60.6
CSHCN with insurance for the entire past year 94.7 90.7
Currently insured CSHCN whose insurance is adequate 74.1 65.7
Children are screened early and continuously for special health care needs 81.1 78.6
Community-based services are organized so families can use them easily 71.5 65.1
CSHCN whose families had no difficulties or delays receiving services 72.9 65.9
CSHCN whose families are sometimes or never frustrated in obtaining services 90.1 90.2
Youth with special health care needs receive the services necessary to make transitions to adult health care 37.3 40.0
Impact on the Family
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose families pay $1,000 or more out of pocket in medical expenses per year for the child 15.5 22.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause financial problems for the family 14.0 21.6
CSHCN whose families spend 11 or more hours per week providing or coordinating the child's health care 11.3 13.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause family members to cut back or stop working 23.6 25.0
CSHCN whose parents avoided changing jobs to maintain their child's health insurance 15.5 17.7

All statistics are based on parental reports.

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