Monitoring Outcomes for Former Welfare Recipients: A Review of 11 Survey Instruments. Appendix V: Access to Health Care and Health Status

08/11/1999

State Access to Health Care Health Status
Arizona 156. During the last year, when you were not receiving Cash Assistance, was there a time when you, or anyone else in your household, did not get needed medical treatment because you could not afford it?  
Florida Q52. Was somebody in your home ever sick or hurt when you could not afford medical care? (From a list of things that may have happened to you since you left WAGES) Q87. Do you need medical care and

cannot obtain it at the present time? Q89. Do your children need medical care and cannot obtain it at the present time?

Q83. Would you say that in general your health is excellent, very good, good, fair, poor, DK, NA? Q84. How about your children's health?
Georgia    
Illinois IX-2. H. How satisfied or dissatisfied are you with... the quality of the health care that you and your family can afford (very satisfied., somewhat sat., somewhat dissatisfied., very dissatisfied) IX-2. F. How satisfied or dissatisfied are you... with your personal health and physical condition. (very satisfied., somewhat sat. , somewhat dissatisfied., very dissatisfied). G. What about the health and physical condition of your child or children? XI-4c. In terms of medical care for your children, do you think you are better off, worse off, or about the same as when you left welfare in MONTH?
Missouri    
South Carolina 15. Was somebody in your home ever sick or hurt when you could not get medical care? (No? Yes? On welfare? Off welfare?)  
Wisconsin 35. Was somebody in your home sick or hurt when you could not afford to get medical care (n, yes, on TANF, off TANF)  
Washington    
Cuyahoga/LA H6. Has there been any time in the past twelve months when you or your child(ren) (or your husband/partner) needed to see a doctor or go to the hospital but didn't go because you didn't have money or medical insurance? H8. Ditto "see a dentist" H5. Would you say that in general your health is excellent, very good, good, fair, or poor (DK, R)
San Mateo    
D.C. D14. Was someone in your home ever sick or hurt when you could not get medical care? [since leaving TANF]