Robert Wood Johnson Foundation http://wkyufm.org en Report: Fewer Kentuckians, Hoosiers, Tennesseans Getting Health Insurance Through Workplace http://wkyufm.org/post/report-fewer-kentuckians-hoosiers-tennesseans-getting-health-insurance-through-workplace <p></p><p><a href="http://www.rwjf.org/en/research-publications/find-rwjf-research/2013/04/state-level-trends-in-employer-sponsored-health-insurance.html" target="_blank">A new report </a>shows fewer workers in Kentucky and Indiana are getting health insurance through their jobs. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says 59.5 percent of Kentuckians under the age of 65 received health insurance through their job or a family member’s job in 2011. That’s a drop of more than 9 percent from 2000.</p><p>In Indiana, 63 percent of those under 65 got health insurance through jobs in 2011, down nearly 15 percent from 2000.</p><p>Tennessee saw a 10 percent drop over that same time period.</p><p>Nationwide, the report found that 11.5 million fewer Americans get insurance through the workplace.</p><p>You can see the complete Robert Wood Johnson Foundation report <a href="http://www.rwjf.org/en/research-publications/find-rwjf-research/2013/04/state-level-trends-in-employer-sponsored-health-insurance.html" target="_blank">here. </a></p><p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 18:12:42 +0000 WKU Public Radio News 29293 at http://wkyufm.org Report: Fewer Kentuckians, Hoosiers, Tennesseans Getting Health Insurance Through Workplace