Jan. 11, 2016:The office of the Assistant Secretary of Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) realeased national and state-level enrollment-related information for the first two months of the Health Insurance Marketplace 2016 open enrollment period (11-1-15 to 12-26-15).
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Nov. 19, 2015:The National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) sets aside the third Thursday of every November – this year, November 19th, 2015 – to celebrate National Rural Health Day. Learn more.
Nov. 18, 2015:The infographic below illustrates the change in point-in-time uninsurance from January through June 2014 to January through June 2015 at the national level and for selected states using early release estimates from the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS).
Nov. 02, 2015:This infographic accompanies the journal article, “Coverage Gains After the Affordable Care Act Among the Uninsured in Minnesota,” by Kathleen Thiede Call, Elizabeth Lukanen, Donna Spencer, Giovann Alarcón, Jessie Kemmick Pintor, Alisha Baines Simon, and Stefan Gildemeister, that was...Read More
Nov. 02, 2015:
This infographic highlights the newly-released estimates from the American Community Survey (ACS) on health insurance coverage in 2014 at the national level and across the states. We draw on the information presented in "Health Insurance Coverage in the United States, 2014," a Current...Read More
Jul. 17, 2015:
The Office of the Assistant Secretary of Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) released data on the total number of Qualified Health Plan (QHP) selections by county from November 15, 2014, through February 22, 2015 (i.e., for the duration of the second Marketplace open enrollment period and one week...Read More
Jun. 26, 2015:
June 26, 2015: New insurance coverage estimates from the 2014 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) Early Release Program show a 2.9 percentage-point decline in the national uninsured rate from 2013 to 2014 (from 14.4% to 11.5%). This continues a downward trend in the national uninsured rate...Read More
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.
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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.
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.
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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
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
The State Health Access Data Assistance Center (SHADAC) is a program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and a part of the Health Policy and Management Division of the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota.