Health Reform for Children and Families

Published in: Changing the U.S. Health Care System: Key Issues in Health Services Policy and Management, 2nd Ed. / Edited by R.M. Andersen, T.H. Rice, G.R. Kominski (San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Inc., 2001), Chapter 11, p. 261-290

Posted on RAND.org on December 31, 2000

by Neal Halfon, Moira Inkelas, David L. Wood, Mark A. Schuster

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Despite great technical advances and the development of important programs that have improved the health and changed the lives of many children, the system of care for children in the United States has yet to embody the principles of Bright Futures and other expert panels.

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