This series of fact sheets explains why cutting health care programs like Medicaid and Medicare in an effort to reduce spending will hurt American families and the economy.
A quick reference chart that outlines required and optional changes to Medicaid that make the eligibility process for applicants more streamlined and consumer-friendly.
Answers to 14 questions about how the DC health insurance marketplace will work and how it will help residents and small businesses get affordable health insurance.
Provides facts about the individual mandate (also known as the individual responsibility provision) and explains that it isn't a tax and it will not affect the vast majority of Americans.
Highlights the benefits of the Affordable Care Act for women, including free preventive care and protection from coverage denials for women with pre-existing conditions.
Helps advocates counter arguments for increasing out-of-pocket costs for people with Medicaid.
Presents statistics showing that higher alcohol taxes can reduce excessive drinking;discusses how alcohol taxes can be an important source of funding at the local, state, and federal levels.
Discusses how limited access to dental care in the United States has an effect on overall health, productivity, and financial security.
Key Issues in the Final and Interim Final Rules on Establishing Exchanges and Expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act
Summarizes key points in the final rules on the marketplaces (also known as exchanges) and the Medicaid expansion, as well as provisions that are interim final and open for comment.
Provides state-level data showing why hospitals are important to residents and state economies—and why Medicaid funding is essential to hospitals' bottom lines.