Federal and state policymakers must act to lower health insurance churn rates, improve continuity of care, and limit coverage gaps.
The United States’ maternal health crisis demands federal and state action to improve coverage, the delivery of care, and pregnancy outcomes. The cost of inaction will almost certainly be dire.
The pandemic has strained small, independent providers in areas already suffering from care shortages.
Although opposed by some firms in the health care industry, a public option would bring down families' health care costs and improve the quality of coverage—even for people who remain in private insurance.
The pandemic has ravaged many rural communities, and the repeal of the Affordable Care Act would only further these harms.
President Trump’s embrace of a herd immunity strategy, push to repeal the ACA, and broken health care promises put seniors’ health at risk.
Now is not the time to rush through a Supreme Court nominee who is likely to dismantle the ACA; instead, it is time to do more to protect Americans—especially people of color.
New nationally representative data reveal significant gains for LGBTQ people under the Affordable Care Act.
Repealing the ACA During the Coronavirus Pandemic Would Be Devastating for Women’s Health and Economic Security
An upcoming Supreme Court case could upend the Affordable Care Act’s benefits and protections, which would be devastating for women and their families during the coronavirus pandemic and resulting economic downturn.
Repealing the Affordable Care Act would lead to chaos, risk, and harm for the disability community.
ACA repeal during the coronavirus pandemic would be catastrophic for individual and public health.
A repeal of the Affordable Care Act through the courts would be a massive transfer of money from low- and moderate-income Americans to high-income Americans.
The president has failed to deliver on his promises to “take care of everybody.”
People who lose job-based health insurance coverage during the COVID-19 pandemic can rely on the marketplaces.
An administration that cares about improving health care access and affordability should take the following steps to reverse the Trump administration’s sabotage and lower costs in the ACA marketplaces.