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Independent Assessment of Connecticut’s HUSKY Program: Access and Quality of Care for Children with Special Health Care Needs

Publication Date: January 1st, 2000 •
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On the request of the Department of Social Services, the Children’s Health Council has conducted an evaluation of HUSKY services for children with special health care needs.

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Children’s Health in Connecticut

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Authors: Priscilla Canny, Ph.D.

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Gathering Data for Connecticut Towns: A Primer Volume 1. Birth to 8 years

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Authors: Michelle Beaulieu Cook, MPH, Priscilla Canny, Ph.D., and Peg Oliveira, PhD

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A community "how to" guide on collecting data about the well-being of children for purposes of planning, assessing and communicating. A “first” for Connecticut.

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Access to Dental Care in HUSKY Part A

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A two-page overview of dental access problems among HUSKY A members with recommendations on ways to improve access.

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Dental Care Utilization Up Slightly in HUSKY A: More children received care in FFY 2002

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The use of dental services among children enrolled in HUSKY A increased slightly during Federal Fiscal Year 2002.

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Births to Mothers in HUSKY A: 2001

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In 2001, more than one in five babies in Connecticut were born to mothers enrolled in HUSKY A at the time of birth. The report includes data on births by town.

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Behavioral Health Care After Discharge for Children Who Were Hospitalized While Enrolled in HUSKY Part A (Medicaid Managed Care)

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This report found that half of HUSKY A children who were hospitalized for behavioral health problems did not receive follow-up care within a month of their discharge.

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Few Children in HUSKY A Received Care After an Emergency Visit or Hospitalization for Asthma

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Most children did not receive timely office or clinic visits after they had been hospitalized or had emergency room care for asthma during FFY 2001.

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Children with Special Health Care Needs Enrolled in HUSKY Part A: Survey to Assess Access to Care and Satisfaction

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The reports summarizes a telephone survey of parents of children with special health care needs in HUSKY A to assess their access to care and satisfaction with health care services.

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Access and Quality of Care in the HUSKY Program

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A two-page brief that summarizes issues of access and quality of care in the HUSKY program and offers recommendations to improve health care.

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