TABLE 3

Association of a Medical Home With Child Health Outcomes Among Children Without Special Health Care Needs

Child Health OutcomesChildren Without Special Health Care Needs
% (SE)OR (95% CI)aOR (95% CI)a
Children With a Medical HomeChildren Without a Medical Home
Parental assessment of global health
 Excellent/very good93.0 (0.2)87.1 (0.4)1.93 (1.73–2.15)*1.29 (1.15–1.45)*
 Good/fair/poor7.0 (02)12.9 (0.4)ReferenceReference
Missed days of school in the past 12 mo
 >332.1 (0.5)31.0 (0.6)1.05 (0.98–1.13)1.03 (0.95–1.11)
 ≤367.9 (0.5)69.0 (0.6)ReferenceReference
  • a Adjusted for gender, age, race and ethnicity, household income as % of the FPL, highest attained parental education, primary language spoken in the home, current insurance coverage, and family structure.

  • * Significant at P < .05.