Briefs & Reports

The Costs and Adequacy of Safety Net Access for the Uninsured in Genesee County, Michigan

Association of Clinicians for the Underserved

Linda Hamacher

This commentary demonstrates that a well-structured safety net system is able to provide low-income uninsured people adequate access to care at a reasonable cost. Specifically, it analyzes the cost and adequacy of safety net care in Genesee County (Flint, Michigan) under the Genesee Health Plan (GHP).