Examines the negative effects on children's health when they lose health coverage during the year due to fluctuating family income and discusses how coverage disruptions place a costly burden on states.
Explores why low-income people with Medicare struggle to pay for their health care and offers three ways to enable more Medicare beneficiaries to afford the care they need.
Learn how the Affordable Care Act protects consumers and how it specifically benefits different groups of people.
Learn how the Affordable Care Act allows insurers to charge tobacco users more for health coverage, what this means for consumers, and what your state can do to make coverage affordable.
Job-Based Health Coverage and the Affordable Care Act: Why the Law Won't Cause Employers to Drop Coverage
This fact sheet refutes the myth that businesses will accept the financial penalty imposed by the Affordable Care Act rather than offer health insurance to their employees.
Explains that some low-income families may not be able to afford health coverage in the health insurance marketplaces until CHIP premiums are reduced or eliminated.
Learn about two types of health insurance models that insurers are implementing to encourage consumers to take a more active role in their health, and find out which model is more effective and why.