Consider the following statistics about health care coverage in Iowa:
Total Iowa Residents - 2,976,832
Iowa uninsured residents - 9.38%
Total Iowa HMO enrollment - 224,150
Avg annual employee premium in IA employer-sponsored plan (after employer contrib): $756
Avg IA hospital cost per inpatient day (before insurance) - $1,132
Source data according to the Kaiser Family Foundation:
Health Insurance Coverage of the Total Population, states (2007-2008), U.S. (2008)
Total HMO Enrollment, July 2008
Average Single Premium per Enrolled Employee For Employer-Based Health Insurance, 2008
Hospital Adjusted Expenses per Inpatient Day, 2007
Looking to purchase Iowa health insurance? We offer a broad selection of Iowa health plans for individuals, families and small businesses from most of the leading Iowa health insurance companies.
Residents can also refer to a number of resources within Iowa:
Iowa Department of Health Access to Health Care
This page contains a list of services available through the Iowa Department of Public Health.
Iowa Department of Health Divisions, Bureaus and Programs
This page contains an alphabetical listing of divisions, bureaus and programs within the Iowa Department of Public Health.
Iowa Program for Children's Dental Care
The Iowa Department of Public Health provides funding to child health agencies to improve access to dental services, as well as to provide basic direct dental services to low-income children.