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.
Describes five key provisions of the Affordable Care Act that are in effect and lists the number of people in each state who are benefiting from each provision.
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.
Protecting Seniors and People with Disabilities: Why It Is Important to Preserve the Maintenance of Effort Requirement in the Affordable Care Act
Discusses how stripping the maintenance of effort requirement from the Affordable Care Act will negatively affect Medicaid enrollees, their families, and their state economies.
A quick reference chart that outlines required and optional changes to Medicaid that make the eligibility process for applicants more streamlined and consumer-friendly.
Preventing Unwarranted Exceptions to the Affordable Care Act's Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) Requirements
Explains the opportunities for advocacy if state insurance regulators seek adjustments to the MLR requirements for their individual markets.
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.
Find out what your state needs to know about coordinating enrollment in coverage through Medicaid, CHIP, and your state's health insurance exchange.
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.
Learn what "grandfathered" plans are and which requirements health plans need to meet in order to keep this status.