Mandated Benefits: Essential to Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs

Authors: Comeau, M., & other authors

Date: 2008

Project: Catalyst Center

Keywords: CYSHCN, Financial Hardship, Health Benefits

Mandated benefits are health care benefits or services that, with some important exceptions) private health insurers must cover. Every state mandates at least some health benefits, depending on emerging issues in that state.