<ul><li>Latino Health Insurance Issues:  Southwestern States and U.S./Mexico Border </li></ul><ul><li>Implications for Hea...
Uninsured   Source: Census Bureau; Current Population Survey 2006
Demographics
Source: Census Bureau; Current Population Survey 2006 Uninsured Arizona 6% 12% 11% 13% 6% 58% 34% 24% 37% 19% 62% 20% Whit...
Source: Census Bureau; Current Population Survey 2006 Uninsured 15.9% 12.9% 32.7% 20.2% 13.7% 33.6% 19.4% 13.2% 31.0% 20.4...
14.7% 30.3% 32.5% 54.1% 34.9% 55.8% 43.5% 48.3% 36.5% 55.9% 0.0% 10.0% 20.0% 30.0% 40.0% 50.0% 60.0% US AZ CA NM TX Hispan...
Uninsured   Source: US Census Bureau: CPS 2003-2007 *Adults are individuals 19-64  ** Hispanic includes only native & natu...
Texas Uninsured Citizens by Race/Ethnicity and Educational Attainment Note: Percentages reflect individual racial/ethnic a...
Uninsured Parents of Medicaid/CHIP Children Population <150% FPL 150 - 200% FPL Total’s Female 257,711 47,803 305,514 (63%...
Demographic & Socio-Economic Characteristics Health Profile Issues and Challenges Health Insurance Issues and Trends Healt...
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Latino Insurance Coverage In S W Implication For Hc Reform Trends 12 07

  1. 1. <ul><li>Latino Health Insurance Issues: Southwestern States and U.S./Mexico Border </li></ul><ul><li>Implications for Health Systems Change </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Juan H. Flores, M.U.P. </li></ul><ul><li>Executive Director </li></ul><ul><li>November 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>La Fe Policy Research and Education Center
  2. 2. Uninsured Source: Census Bureau; Current Population Survey 2006
  3. 3. Demographics
  4. 4. Source: Census Bureau; Current Population Survey 2006 Uninsured Arizona 6% 12% 11% 13% 6% 58% 34% 24% 37% 19% 62% 20% White Hispanic Black United States 6% 11% 9% 16% 11% 66% 49% 33% 40% 19% 25% 22% Hispanic Uninsured Medicaid Medicare Employment Based White Black White Hispanic Black White Hispanic Black California 5% 11% 9% 11% 62% 40% 24% 51% 31% 17% 25% 16% Black Texas 8% 6% 10% 15% 16% 23% 20% 50% 37% 19% 37% 64% Hispanic White
  5. 5. Source: Census Bureau; Current Population Survey 2006 Uninsured 15.9% 12.9% 32.7% 20.2% 13.7% 33.6% 19.4% 13.2% 31.0% 20.4% 18.7% 22.7% 24.2% 16.8% 37.0% 0.0% 5.0% 10.0% 15.0% 20.0% 25.0% 30.0% 35.0% 40.0% US AZ CA NM TX Non Hispanics and Hispanics Uninsured by U.S. and Mexico Border States 2005 Totals Non Hispanic Hispanic
  6. 6. 14.7% 30.3% 32.5% 54.1% 34.9% 55.8% 43.5% 48.3% 36.5% 55.9% 0.0% 10.0% 20.0% 30.0% 40.0% 50.0% 60.0% US AZ CA NM TX Hispanic Uninsured: U.S. and Mexico Border States 2005 PCT of State Population PCT of State Uninsured Source: Census Bureau; Current Population Survey 2006 Uninsured
  7. 7. Uninsured Source: US Census Bureau: CPS 2003-2007 *Adults are individuals 19-64 ** Hispanic includes only native & naturalized citizens.
  8. 8. Texas Uninsured Citizens by Race/Ethnicity and Educational Attainment Note: Percentages reflect individual racial/ethnic and educational attainment sub groups and will not add to 100% Education White Hispanic Black No high school diploma 22% 36% 28% High school or equivalent 19% 41% 36% Some college, less than 4-yr degree 13% 29% 23% Bachelor's degree or higher 5% 16% 15% All Educational Levels 13% 34% 28%
  9. 9. Uninsured Parents of Medicaid/CHIP Children Population <150% FPL 150 - 200% FPL Total’s Female 257,711 47,803 305,514 (63%) Male 147072 30,237 177,309 (37%) Total: 482,822 Age 19 – 34 173,677 36,895 210,572 (44%) Age 35 – 64 231,105 41,145 272,250 (56%) Total: 482,822 Hispanic 303,118 47,588 350,706 (73%) Black: Non- Hispanic 34,524 10,581 45,105 (9%) White: Non-Hispanic 61,985 16,758 78,743 (16%) Other 5,156 3,113 8,269 (2%) Total: 482,822 Source: HHSC Selected Data on the Uninsured Table, 2006 Current Population Survey
  10. 10. Demographic & Socio-Economic Characteristics Health Profile Issues and Challenges Health Insurance Issues and Trends Health Care Policy Trends: Implications for Latinos? High Population Growth, Young, & Large Immigrant Subgroup Highest Uninsured Rates Significant Drop in Employer Based Health Insurance (EBHI) Policy Changes Targeting Federal and State Health Programs Focused on Minimizing Growth, Services, & Costs Below Average Education and Income Levels Worsening Health Disparities Low/Middle Class Offered EBHI 2-3 Times Less Overall Reductions in Federal & State Social & Health Safety Nets Employment in Small Businesses & Low Wage Job Industries HIV/AIDS Insurance Take-Up Rates Lower: By Wage, Firm Size & Industry Medicaid Waivers Purported to Improve Access, Quality, & Costs High Employment Growth [Service & Construction] Chronic and Infectious Disease 24% of Uninsured Growth Attributed to Middle Class Consumer-Driven Care Consumer Responsibility for Costs and Behaviors High Growth in Age 65+ Population Substance Abuse, and Teen Pregnancy 27% of Low/Middle Income with Credit Card Debt – Hispanics 64% Higher Growing Tax-Base Incentives for Businesses and Consumers to Increase Health Saving Accounts Growing Middle Class Health Literacy Risks 2/3 rd Parents with SCHIP Enrolled Children No EBHI Expansion of Low Costs and/High Risks Health Plans Bilingual Bicultural Diverse Sub-Groups Environmental Conditions [Farmworkers, Colonias, etc.] No Health Insurance = Health Risks & Poor Health Health Information Transparency & Pay-For-Performance Severe Under representation in the Health Professions Bilingual Bicultural Health Perspectives No Health Insurance Results in Access To Low Quality Healthcare Universal Health Insurance Proposals

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