Health Reform News

How the Republican Health Agenda Could Play Out

In this Wall Street Journal Think Tank column Drew Altman discusses how Republicans will assume ownership of health care’s policy and political prob...
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After the Election, the Public Remains Sharply Divided on Future of the Affordable Care Act

Among Those Who Favor Repeal, Arguments About Loss of Coverage for Those with Pre-Exiting Conditions Can Sway Some Opinions Many Obamacare Provisions ...
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Kaiser Health Tracking Poll: November 2016

The November Kaiser Health Tracking Poll, conducted one week after the 2016 presidential election, finds health care played a limited role in votersâ€...
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The Bigger Story, and Agenda, Behind GOP Changes to Obamacare, Medicare and Medicaid

This column was published as a Wall Street Journal Think Tank column on November 21, 2016. Early media coverage of the Republican health-care agenda...
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Health and Access to Care and Coverage for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) ...

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals often face challenges and barriers to accessing needed health services and, as a result, ca...
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Where President-elect Donald Trump Stands on Six Health Care Issues

Where does President-elect Donald Trump stand on key health care issues? This snapshot outlines his positions and policy statements during the campaig...
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Explaining Health Care Reform: Questions About Health Insurance Subsidies

This brief describes health insurance subsidies available through the Affordable Care Act's marketplaces, including premium subsidies that would be pr...
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Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator

The Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator, updated with 2017 premium data, provides estimates of health insurance premiums and subsidies for people...
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New Analysis Finds Out-of-Pocket Prescription Drug Spending Decreasing on Average, But More ...

A new Kaiser Family Foundation analysis finds that average annual out-of-pocket prescription drug spending for workers and family members decreased fr...
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Public Ranks Drug Costs and Sufficient Provider Networks Ahead of Affordable Care Act Changes ...

As the 2016 campaign nears its end, the latest Kaiser Health Tracking Poll examines the public’s view on health care priorities for the next preside...
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Data Note: Americans’ Opinions of the Affordable Care Act

In advance of the Affordable Care Act’s fourth open enrollment period beginning on November 1st, this Data Note examines the public’s views on the...
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Kaiser Health Tracking Poll: October 2016

This month’s Kaiser Health Tracking Poll examines top issues to voters in the presidential election and finds that while health care ranks low, vote...
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Insurer Participation in the 2017 Individual Marketplace

This slideshow highlights changes in insurer participation in the Affordable Care Act marketplaces for 2017, including a county-by-county map....
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Why the Key Indicators to Watch on Health-Care Marketplaces Come in 2017

In this Wall Street Journal Think Tank column, Drew Altman discusses why the real moment of truth in assessing the stability of the Affordable Care Ac...
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Web Briefing: Key Issues Ahead of the Affordable Care Act’s Fourth Open Enrollment Period

On Tuesday, October 25, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. ET, the Kaiser Family Foundation will examine key issues affecting this year’s annual Affordable Care ...
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2017 Premium Changes and Insurer Participation in the Affordable Care Act’s Health Insurance ...

This brief analyzes 2017 Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplace data on premium and insurer participation, including data made available through Health...
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How Does Where You Work Affect Your Contraceptive Coverage?

This short fact sheet answers questions about how where a woman works may affect the contraceptive coverage she may receive....
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JAMA Forum: Those Pesky Lines Around States

In this post for The JAMA Forum, the Kaiser Family Foundation's Larry Levitt discusses the concept of allowing insurers to sell health plans across st...
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The Coverage Gap: Uninsured Poor Adults in States that Do Not Expand Medicaid

In states that do not implement the Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), many adults will fall into a “coverage gap” of earning...
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Analysis: Nearly 12 Million People Who Remain Uninsured Are Eligible for Financial Help Under ...

As the Nov. 1 start of the Affordable Care Act’s fourth open enrollment period approaches, a new Kaiser Family Foundation analysis estimates that 11...
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