TABLE 4-5 Public Health-Insurance Plans

 

Coverage

Medical Management

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Hepatitis B, hepatitis C

Dedicated hepatitis program

7.9 million beneficiaries

 

 

FEHBP

Hepatitis B, hepatitis C

Coverage similar to private plans

8 million beneficiaries

 

 

MEDICARE Parts A, B, C, D

Hepatitis B, hepatitis C

Yes

49 million beneficiaries

 

 

MEDICAID, EPSDT

Hepatitis B, hepatitis C

Yes

43 million beneficiaries

 

 

VFC

Hepatitis B

No

SECTION 317

Immunization Program

Hepatitis B

No

CHIP

Hepatitis B

Yes

7.4 million child, 334,000 adult beneficiaries

 

 

aHousehold income limitations apply.

bCovers children under 6 years old and pregnant women whose family income is no more than 133% of federal poverty level and children 6–18 years old below 100% of federal poverty level.

Abbreviations: EPSDT, Early Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment program; FEHBP, Federal Employees Health Benefits Program; VFC, Vaccines for Children; CHIP, Children’s Health Insurance Program.



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