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Fewer Hospitals Closed After Obamacare Expanded Medicaid January 12, 2018

As CHIP Money Runs Out, Millions of U.S. Kids May Lose Health Care January 12, 2018

Many Lung Cancer Patients Aren't Getting Best Treatment: Study January 10, 2018

Obamacare Helped More Americans Spot Cancer Early December 21, 2017

Insurance Ups the Odds of Beating Cancer December 05, 2017

Obamacare May Have Helped More Americans Quit Smoking November 16, 2017

Not 'Dead' Yet: Obamacare 2018 Sign-up Has Begun November 03, 2017

With Skin Cancer Surgery, Insurance Matters October 16, 2017

Wait could be more than 6 weeks longer than those with private insurance, study says

Teens Mixed Up With the Law May Fall Through Medicaid Cracks October 02, 2017

Fewer important primary care appointments, more ER visits, study finds

Fewer Uninsured Cancer Patients After Medicaid Expansion September 27, 2017

Surgery and radiation are more likely if you have insurance, researcher says

Gun Injuries Add Millions of Dollars to Hospital Costs September 19, 2017

Younger, minority Americans are most often affected, research shows

Obamacare Paid Off for Poorer Cancer Patients September 08, 2017

Health coverage surged in states that expanded Medicaid, research finds

More Than Half of Americans Will Need Nursing Home Care: Study August 28, 2017

More short-term stays the biggest factor fueling the increase

Dementia Care: A Huge Financial Burden for U.S. Families August 22, 2017

Annual costs may top $320,000, study estimates

Cancer Takes Financial Toll, Even With Insurance August 10, 2017

1 in 6 insured patients spends one-third of their income on bills related to treatment, U.S. study finds

Most People Not Bargain Hunters When It Comes to Health Care August 07, 2017

While they believe in price shopping, they don't follow through, researchers report

Losing Medicaid Tough on People Battling Depression: Study July 19, 2017

Breaks in coverage result in more ER visits and longer hospital stays, research finds

As Efforts to Repeal Obamacare Fail, Future of Health Care Reform in Limbo July 18, 2017

3 Republican senators tank effort to dismantle health law without an immediate replacement

Revised Senate Bill Would Allow Bare-Bones Health Plans July 13, 2017

Fate of the GOP measure remains uncertain amid party discord

Most Medicaid Recipients Happy With Their Health Care: Survey July 10, 2017

Findings come as Senate Republicans try to slash spending for the government health insurance program

Senate GOP Leaders Delay Vote on Health Reform Bill June 27, 2017

Proposal to replace Obamacare would leave 22 million more uninsured by 2026: CBO

Michigan's Expanded Medicaid Plan a Boon for Workers June 27, 2017

Survey finds them in better health and doing better work or getting a better job

Some GOP Senators Balk at Health Reform Bill June 27, 2017

Proposal to replace Obamacare would leave 22 million more uninsured by 2026: CBO

Senate Health Bill Would Leave 22 Million More Uninsured by 2026: CBO June 27, 2017

Premiums would decline over long term, but so would coverage; Medicaid would take a 26 percent cut, analysis says

Medicaid Cuts Tied to Delayed Breast Cancer Diagnoses June 26, 2017

Tennessee's 2005 Medicaid rollback could forecast what might happen if GOP health plans become law, some say

Some Republicans Voice Concerns About Senate Replacement for Obamacare June 23, 2017

Conservatives say it doesn't go far enough, moderates say it goes too far

Senate Republicans Reveal Their Replacement for Obamacare June 22, 2017

Bill would rein in Medicaid budget more slowly, preserve preexisting condition safeguards, change tax credits

Leading Medical Groups Mobilize Against Obamacare Repeal June 13, 2017

GOP-sponsored legislation would impose added costs and risks on millions of Americans, groups contend

Uncertainty for Obamacare Plans as Filing Deadline Approaches June 13, 2017

Early indications suggest some consumers will face fewer choices, higher rates in 2018

CBO: 23 Million Would Lose Health Insurance Under House Health Care Bill May 25, 2017

While premiums may lower over the long-term, many Americans would face much higher out-of-pocket costs

Obamacare a Win-Win for Poorer Adults: Study May 17, 2017

Access to medical care and improved health noted in states that expanded coverage

People With Pre-Existing Health Issues Fear Repeal-and-Replace Bill May 12, 2017

Older, sicker Americans worry they may bear brunt of GOP efforts to curtail a popular Obamacare protection

Medicaid Patients Wait Longer at Doctor's Office May 10, 2017

Study suggests lag time might be due to providers having bigger caseloads

Trump Rolls Out First Set of Obamacare Fixes April 14, 2017

But industry experts say most important repair to health insurance marketplaces is still missing

Rehab Services Lacking in States Hit Hard by Opioids April 07, 2017

More addiction recovery programs needed in the Southeast, researchers say

House Republican Leaders Pull Bill Aimed at Repealing 'Obamacare' March 24, 2017

In the end, resistance from conservative and some moderate GOP lawmakers meant votes weren't there

Obamacare's Medicaid Expansion Cut Medical Bill Worries, Study Finds March 08, 2017

Research showed real benefit, but also more problems with patients getting appointments

Doctors Handled Influx of Obamacare Patients: Study February 27, 2017

Concerns about long waits, primary care shortage appear unfounded, researchers say

Trump Administration Rolls Out New Obamacare Rules February 15, 2017

Enrollment period for 2018 will be shorter, plus new restrictions on joining plans after missed premiums

Jan. 31 Is Next Deadline to Enroll for Obamacare January 31, 2017

Trump Administration has pulled ads for the Affordable Care Act

Risk of Death Due to Birth Defects Higher If Baby Covered by Medicaid January 26, 2017

Researchers call for better efforts to reduce such tragedies, regardless of family's insurance status

Obamacare Boosted Coverage for the Chronically Ill, Study Finds January 23, 2017

4 million with conditions like heart disease, asthma gained health insurance

Obamacare Covered More People With Mental Illness, Addictions January 20, 2017

But greater numbers need to be in treatment for these conditions, researcher says

IRS Reminds Millions About Fines for Not Signing Up for Obamacare January 16, 2017

Letters being sent as GOP-controlled Congress races to repeal controversial health reform law

House Joins Senate in Bid to Repeal Obamacare January 13, 2017

Votes are initial steps in potentially complex process to replace the controversial health reform law

Senate Starts Obamacare Repeal Process January 12, 2017

Measure sets Jan. 27 deadline for draft of repeal legislation, avoids possibility of filibuster by Democrats

Uninsured Rate Hits New Low Due to Obamacare: Report December 21, 2016

The Commonwealth Fund finds more working-age Americans have health insurance than ever before

Obamacare May Have Broadened Patients' ER Choices December 20, 2016

Insurance affects where people go for emergency care, study finds

Many Americans Skip the Dentist Due to Cost December 06, 2016

Researchers say finding highlights need to overhaul dental insurance

Fewer Americans Struggle With Medical Bills: Report November 30, 2016

Researchers credit Obamacare, but difficulties persist for uninsured and people with high deductibles