Changes in women's health insurance coverage in the U.S. in 2017, by insurance type

Percentage of U.S. women that experienced select changes in their health insurance coverage in 2017, by insurance type*

by Matej Mikulic, last edited Aug 10, 2018
Changes in women's health insurance coverage in the U.S. in 2017, by insurance type This statistic depicts select changes or issues with U.S. women's health insurance coverage within the preceding 12 months, as of 2017, by insurance type. According to the survey, among those with Medicaid, 26 percent of respondents had issues with their plan not covering care that they thought would be covered.
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Percentage of U.S. women that experienced select changes in their health insurance coverage in 2017, by insurance type*

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Employer-sponsored insuranceIndividual insuranceMedicaid
Would not pay anything for care she or family member received that she thought was covered21%20%26%
Paid less than expected for a bill from hospital, lab, or doctor38%40%20%
Did not cover a particular doctor she wanted to see21%26%29%
Would not cover a prescription drug or required very expensive co-pay for a drug a doctor prescribed29%33%33%
Employer-sponsored insuranceIndividual insuranceMedicaid
Would not pay anything for care she or family member received that she thought was covered21%20%26%
Paid less than expected for a bill from hospital, lab, or doctor38%40%20%
Did not cover a particular doctor she wanted to see21%26%29%
Would not cover a prescription drug or required very expensive co-pay for a drug a doctor prescribed29%33%33%
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by Matej Mikulic, last edited Aug 10, 2018
This statistic depicts select changes or issues with U.S. women's health insurance coverage within the preceding 12 months, as of 2017, by insurance type. According to the survey, among those with Medicaid, 26 percent of respondents had issues with their plan not covering care that they thought would be covered.
Show more
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