Briefs & Reports

State Health Insurance Exchanges and Children’s Coverage: Issues for State Design Decisions

National Governors Association Center for Best Practices

Caroline Davis
Lillian Spuria
Tom Dehner

Based on input gathered during a daylong meeting with state government officials, general health care experts, federal representatives, and individuals from nonpartisan health policy institutions, this issue brief examines the critical health insurance exchange design decisions states must make, focusing on issues that impact children’s coverage, enrollment and retention.