Waiving costs appears to improve mammography rates, but not colonoscopy -- even among the poor.
"We don't yet know for sure what the Republican 'replacement' for the ACA is going to be, because they don't know themselves."
There were greater reductions in readmission rates compared with those at non-penalized hospitals.
There were meaningful changes in insurance status, location and type of ER visits seen in first year of ACA.
The ACA has acted as an enzyme that accelerated the "corporate buyout" of our health-care system.
Experts say increases in premium rates under ACA will most likely affect people who get modest subsidies or no financial assistance.
Despite an increasing number of Americans able to afford medications since ACA, millions still struggle, according to a recent study.
There was no association found between the ACA state Medicaid-expansion and hospital length of stay or mortality, study shows.
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) increases treatment rates and decreases out-of-pocket spending, a report says.
In the wake of the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision, a new commentary in the journal Women's Health Issues emphasizes the importance of making the most of the contraceptive coverage mandate under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The commentary focuses on challenges beyond employer objections that could slow privately insured womens full use of contraceptive benefits, and offers suggestions for making the most of first-dollar contraceptive coverage.