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Table 5 Hazard ratio for child’s time to first disenrollment

From: Maternal and child patterns of Medicaid retention: a prospective cohort study

Variable Time to first disenrollment
Hazard Ratio 95% confidence interval P-value
Maternal disenrollment
 Under Medicaid coverage Ref.
 Disenrolled from Medicaid (any gap) 4.80 (3.48, 6.61) < 0.001
Household income*
  < $1000/month Ref.
 $1000 or more /month 0.62 (0.46, 0.83) 0.0016
Combined cash assistance status
 Neither had cash assistance Ref.
 Only mother had cash assistance 1.28 (0.92, 1.78) 0.15
 Only child had cash assistance 0.38 (0.24, 0.59) < 0.001
 Both had cash assistance 0.52 (0.35, 0.78) 0.001
  1. Note: Maternal disenrollment was defined as having any gap in Medicaid coverage
  2. *Results from 10 imputed datasets
  3. Entries in boldface have p-values less than 0.05
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