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King v. Burwell: Impact Varies by State

Jun. 18, 2015: June 18, 2015: The Supreme Court is expected to issue its decision in King v. Burwell before the end of the month. Should the Court reject the Obama Administration’s interpretation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there will be major coverage impacts in 34 states. The case is hinged on...Read More

NHIS: Uninsured Rate Down 2.6 Percentage Points Nationally from 2013 to 2014 (Infographic)

Mar. 27, 2015: March 27, 2014: As part of its National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) Early Release Program, the National Center for Health Statistics issued early release estimates of health insurance coverage for January through September 2014 from the NHIS. NCHS...Read More

Health Insurance Marketplaces 2015 Open Enrollment Report

Mar. 13, 2015: March 13, 2015: Total Marketplace enrollment for the second Open Enrollment period reached 11.7 million.   More than half of the enrollment was among new enrollees and 86% received a subsidy.       Click here for federal and state enrollment numbers and highlights...Read More

Medicaid and CHIP: December 2014 Enrollment Highlights

Mar. 10, 2015: March 10, 2015: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released year-end 2014 state-level enrollment figures for Medicaid and CHIP along with final figures for the month of December. In all, 69.7 million people enrolled in Medicaid/CHIP nationwide in 2014, with greater post-...Read More

Fewer Families Burdened by Medical Bills

Mar. 05, 2015: A new report by the National Center for Health Statistics indicates that fewer people under the age of 65 are living in families reporting problems paying medical bills. In 2014, approximately 47.7 million people under 65 years of age live in families with problems paying medical bills—down from 56...Read More