Estimated number of CSHCN: 19,748

Prevalence of CSHCN

Prevalence of CSHCN
State %National %
13.9 15.1
Age
AgeState %National %
0-5 Years 7.5 9.3
6-11 Years 15.6 17.7
12-17 Years 19.0 18.4
Sex
SexState %National %
Male 17.0 17.4
Female 10.8 12.7
Poverty Level
Poverty LevelState %National %
0-99% Federal Poverty Level 13.9 16.0
100-199% Federal Poverty Level 18.8 15.4
200-399% Federal Poverty Level 16.9 14.5
400% or More Federal Poverty Level 12.3 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 13.9 16.2
White 13.7 16.3
Black ** 17.5
Asian * 8.0
American Indian/Alaska Native 13.8 13.5
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander * 12.3
Multiple Races * 17.9
Hispanic 14.8 11.2
Spanish language household * 8.2
English language household 15.7 14.4

Child Health

Population of CSHCN
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose conditions consistently affect their activities, often a great deal 22.5 27.1
CSHCN with 11 or more days of school absences due to illness 10.9 15.5
Core System Outcomes
IndicatorState %National %
CSHCN whose families partner in decision making regarding their child's health 75.0 70.3
CSHCN receive coordinated, ongoing, comprehensive care within a medical home 47.8 43.0
CSHCN with a usual source of care when sick 88.0 90.5
CSHCN with a personal doctor or nurse 95.5 93.1
CSHCN who receive family-centered care 68.5 64.6
Families of CSHCN have adequate private and/or public insurance to pay for the needed services 60.1 60.6
CSHCN with insurance for the entire past year 92.7 90.7
Currently insured CSHCN whose insurance is adequate 64.2 65.7
Children are screened early and continuously for special health care needs 66.8 78.6
Community-based services are organized so families can use them easily 67.9 65.1
CSHCN whose families had no difficulties or delays receiving services 67.6 65.9
CSHCN whose families are sometimes or never frustrated in obtaining services 93.0 90.2
Youth with special health care needs receive the services necessary to make transitions to adult health care 46.5 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 26.7 22.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause financial problems for the family 22.2 21.6
CSHCN whose families spend 11 or more hours per week providing or coordinating the child's health care 10.1 13.1
CSHCN whose conditions cause family members to cut back or stop working 21.6 25.0
CSHCN whose parents avoided changing jobs to maintain their child's health insurance 17.9 17.7

All statistics are based on parental reports.

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