The people of Del Norte and Curry counties have been expressing a broad range of views regarding several issues surrounding Sutter Coast Hospital. We have been hearing many valid points on both sides of this controversy and I would like to share some experiences that I have had that may be relevant, and offer my perspective on this.
As the Maine Legislature debates whether to expand Medicaid to 70,000 people under the Affordable Care Act, 19 health centers with networks of sites across the state continue to open their doors to anyone, regardless of ability to pay.
Some health-care experts aren’t as sanguine. The new system needs lots of customers to achieve a balance between the healthy and the sick, the former offsetting the costs of the latter and keeping premiums down.
Enrollment Drive Will Help Uninsured Find Health Care Coverage Before Deadline Today, Presence Holy Family Medical Center announced the launch of an Affordable Care Act “Week of Enrollment” starting March 10, 2014.
More on thisHealth care law could cost UNC system $46MWRAL.com resource center: Affordable Care Act By Cullen Browder Raleigh, N.C. — State agencies are trying to determine how best to meet the Affordable Care Act mandate to begin providing health coverage to all employees who work 30 hours or more each week without breaking their budgets.
How many policies? The figures are all over the place--some say 17 million, some say 4.7 million. The implication is also murky--however many cancellations happened, were all these people left without insurance?