Tag Archive: ACA

Dec 06 2016

Preserving the Children’s Health Insurance Program: A No-Brainer to Protect Children in Working Families

As a pediatrician, I have a front-row seat to how health insurance impacts the well-being of children. Nearly half the patients I see are covered by Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), both of which have comprehensive sets of benefits and are historically thought of as safety nets for the unemployed.

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Nov 29 2016

Post-Election Look at the Future of Children’s Health

The presidential election will usher in new leadership for our country in January but is raising speculations now about how the new administration will address important questions and issues related to the health of children and adolescents.

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Oct 27 2015

HealthCare.Gov Upgrades Are Just What This Doctor Ordered

When the third round of open enrollment begins on the federal health insurance marketplace Nov. 1, shoppers will see some major changes.

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Jul 28 2015

Young Adults Find Selecting Health Insurance Plans Confusing

While young adults are essential to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, the process of applying for health insurance using HealthCare.gov can be confusing.

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