Not all Arizona children have access to affordable health care in Arizona. The income level of some parents is above the threshold to qualify for Medicaid, but not enough to afford private insurance on the marketplace. This financial purgatory leaves health care of children in limbo.
Thankfully, Children’s Health Insurance Program, or better known as KidsCare, is a program for Arizona children that provides parents the opportunity to maintain health care access for their children while they advance their careers and can get to a place where they can afford private
health care insurance. Without KidsCare, many parents would be faced with the decision to forego preventative care or reduce work hours so their income would drop to a level