Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

Strengthening Health Outcomes for Foster Care Children

The report examines Medicaid data for two groups of children in Wisconsin: children in out-of-home care and children enrolled in Medicaid but not in foster care. The authors make specific recommendations for implementation of the Foster Care Medical Home project in six Wisconsin counties to better meet the comprehensive health needs of foster children. Presentation slides

Additional Info

  • Volume or issue no.: Workshop in Public Affairs, Public Affairs 869, taught by Robert Haveman in Spring 2013
  • Author(s): Susan Cosgrove, Carlton Frost, Rebecca Chown, and Tawsif Anam
  • Client Name: the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families