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ACA Or No ACA The Poor Must Be Resourceful To Find Health Coverage

ACA or no ACA, the poor must be resourceful to find health coverage

ACA or no ACA, the poor must be resourceful to find health coverage

An interesting report from Kaiser Health News desribes how a ... The county where she lives is rural and poor, and since North Carolina didn't expand Medicaid, she and most of her neighbors fall into a coverage gap -- too little income for Obamacare ...

Behind the numbers: The ACA and the uninsured

Behind the numbers: The ACA and the uninsured

From a financial perspective: People without health insurance, for whatever reason, still get sick, and will still receive care. Someone must pay for ... the working poor who have citizenship to find affordable coverage in the ACA. It is time for our ...

It’s not the ACA, it’s not Obamacare. It’s HEALTHCARE FOR ALL, no more, no less

It’s not the ACA, it’s not Obamacare. It’s HEALTHCARE FOR ALL, no more, no less

It should be repeated forever until everything else on the subject has been obliterated ... and they have no voice. How many health-insurance have-nots are also computer, laptop, and internet have-nots? I don’t have to look very far to find people ...

How Much Does Obamacare Help The Poor? Don't Ask The Rich!

How Much Does Obamacare Help The Poor? Don't Ask The Rich!

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) greatly expands Medicaid eligibility in many states, as well as raises subsidies on exchange-provided coverage for those not poor enough for Medicaid ... financial distress, even if no health care claims are filed under ...

Too Poor to Qualify for Obamacare? Yes

Too Poor to Qualify for Obamacare? Yes

You get that right: too poor ... to find verification of what this “Certified Application Counselor for the ACA” had asserted. And I found it, at the “Quick Check Chart for Alaska and Hawaii: Do I qualify to save on health insurance coverage?”

ACA creates mandated tax on the working poor

ACA creates mandated tax on the working poor

ACA would expand Medicaid coverage ... poor and lower middle class) are in limbo. In states that do not expand Medicaid, the same people would still be required to obtain insurance or face paying the IRS a penalty. Typically, this demographic pays no ...

Obamacare Can Be the Horse the Democrats Ride to Victory (If We Play Our Cards Right)

Obamacare Can Be the Horse the Democrats Ride to Victory (If We Play Our Cards Right)

(OK, a lot of those are people who lost their original policies, so subtract a few) But the point is that there are many millions of Americans who have health insurance for the first time in years, maybe ever. There are poor people on Medicaid who have ...

ACA leaves local situation much the same

ACA leaves local situation much the same

Also at RMC, the emergency room was to see a lot less traffic in general medical care because people could use health coverage to go to doctors’ offices and clinics. There was no clear indication from October 2013 to March 2014 that ACA or a newly ...

No looking backward [Commentary]

No looking backward [Commentary]

We spend 40 percent more per capita on care than other countries, yet we do not provide coverage ... care had no idea what they were paying for individual services or whether the services were actually creating more health. With the ACA, the nation is ...

Under Obamacare, The Doctor Won't See You Now

Under Obamacare, The Doctor Won't See You Now

Some specialty hospitals have been excluded from ... Worst of all, insurance coverage under the ACA is unlikely to improve health outcomes. The much-noted Oregon Medicaid-expansion study found that new Medicaid enrollees showed no improvement in health ...

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