Fragile Lives

Number 12163
Subject Health Care
Source Dispatch (Columbus, Ohio)
State OH
Year 1995
Publication Date Sept. 17-20
Summary The Columbus Dispatch followed the lives of a family with three disabled children for eight months. The parents were attempting to care for their children at home, but home health care carries a steep price. Their commitment forces them to negotiate and battle a Medicaid system that controls their ability to provide that care.
Category General
Pages 21
Keywords Cerebral palsy Medicaid waivers Institutional care home care insurance
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