Racial and Ethnic Differences in Managed Care Enrollment Among US Children

JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Apr 1;4(4):e214162. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.4162.


This survey study uses data from the 2018 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Household Component to compare rates of health maintenance organization (HMO) enrollment, by race and ethnicity, for children with commercial and public coverage.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Ethnicity*
  • Healthcare Disparities / economics
  • Healthcare Disparities / ethnology*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Managed Care Programs*
  • Racial Groups*
  • Surveys and Questionnaires
  • United States