Health Status Outcomes for Health Care - Cost as a Barrier (HA2020 Leading Health Indicator: 23)
Health Status OutcomesPersons without access to health care tend to delay getting care until a problem becomes too painful or dangerous to avoid dealing with it. At this point, health problems are often expensive to treat and sometimes have serious long term implications for the individual's health. The health status of these persons may suffer due to lack of appropriate care.
Related Health Status Outcomes Indicators:
- Mental Health - Adolescents (Grades 9-12) - Sad or Hopeless for 2 Weeks (HA2020 Leading Health Indicator: 8)
- Health Care - Preventable Hospitalizations (HA2020 Leading Health Indicator: 22)
- Mental Health - Past 30 Days - Adults (18+) (HA2020 Leading Health Indicator: 9)
- Immunizations - 4:3:1:3:3:1:4 - Children (19-35 months) (HA2020 Leading Health Indicator: 17)