Trends in Well-Child Visits With Out-of-Pocket Costs in the US Before and After the Affordable Care Act

JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Mar 1;4(3):e211248. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.1248.


This cross-sectional study uses national claims data to assess trends in well-child care visits with out-of-pocket costs before and after passage of the Affordable Care Act.

Publication types

  • Multicenter Study

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Health Care Costs / trends*
  • Health Expenditures / trends*
  • Humans
  • Insurance Coverage / economics*
  • Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act / trends*