Table 3.

Likelihood of Out-Referral of Medicaid-Insured Child to a Public Vaccine Clinic by Adequacy of Medicaid Payments, State, and Practice Type

VariableResponses (n)Likelihood of Referral of Medicaid-Insured Child
Unlikely (%)Intermediate (%)Likely (%)Total (%)
Overall (259)77914100
Adequacy of traditional Medicaid vaccine administration feeInadequate (64)721117100
Intermediate (82)751213100
Adequate (66)86311100
Adequacy of Medicaid managed care monthly capitation rate*Inadequate (46)72127100
Intermediate (26)90100100
Adequate (19)9640100
StateMinnesota (131)77167100
Pennsylvania (132)76618100
  • * P < .002 by χ2analysis.

  • P < .004 by χ2 analysis.

    Data are weighted; n's given in table are also weighted.