TABLE 4.

Unadjusted and Adjusted Models for the Effect of Income on Reported Need and Unmet Need or Delayed Care

Reported Need for ServicesUnmet Need or Delayed Care*
Before EnrollmentWhile EnrolledBefore EnrollmentWhile Enrolled
Odds Ratio95% Confidence IntervalOdds Ratio95% ConfidenceIntervalOdds Ratio95% Confidence IntervalOdds Ratio95% Confidence Interval
Unadjusted model
    Income
    FPL 134%–200%1.380.86–2.212.31§1.25–4.260.44§0.23–0.800.620.32–1.22
    FPL >200%1.260.78–2.023.021.51–6.020.290.15–0.580.530.27–1.07
Adjusted model
    Income
        FPL 134%–200%1.520.87–2.671.760.79–3.910.630.32–1.230.560.24–1.32
        FPL >200%1.370.76–2.482.370.95–5.910.440.21–0.950.540.21–1.37
    Adolescent0.990.61–1.620.41§0.21–0.801.230.60–2.523.11§1.58–6.12
    Primary language not English0.610.32–1.160.920.35–2.401.750.66–4.672.200.83–5.83
    Nonwhite1.250.69–2.280.33§0.15–0.701.530.65–3.600.930.36–2.41
    Three or more children0.890.54–1.460.790.40–1.570.750.37–1.510.400.17–0.96
    Married1.110.59–2.091.550.61–3.942.700.96–7.582.210.75–6.48
    High school graduate or less0.950.62–1.460.700.33–1.511.030.56–1.921.070.54–2.11
    Head of household and/or spouse employed1.250.57–2.730.900.35–2.310.700.25–1.970.870.28–2.75
    Compromised health2.66§1.38–5.123.780.43–33.121.970.94–4.143.20§1.35–7.58
    Lives in urban area1.130.70–1.830.710.34–1.501.380.72–2.651.650.75–3.63
    Uninsured >6 mo3.58§2.33–5.521.310.62–2.791.290.64–2.590.450.22–0.90
    No usual source of care0.37§0.20–0.682.100.51–8.593.411.28–9.110.880.24–3.27
    Length of enrollment (6-mo intervals)1.010.91–1.131.130.93–1.370.990.83–1.170.960.83–1.12
  • * Unmet need or delayed care is among children whose parents reported a need for services covered by CMSP.

  • Income reference group is ≤133% of the FPL.

  • P < .05.

  • § P ≤ .01.