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Children’s Preventive Healthcare Costs Dropped Under ACA

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has dramatically increased children’s preventive healthcare while reducing out-of-pocket costs. A new study carried out by the Boston University School of Public Health has revealed this fact. The study was published in JAMA Network Open and found that checkups including out-of-pocket costs dropped from 54.2 percent of visits in 2010 (the same […]

10 Years of Affordable Care Act – Where It Stands

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is an important, yet controversial, piece of healthcare legislation in the history of the U.S. Around 10 years have gone by since the ACA was passed. Let’s take a look at what changes it has brought about, and where it stands now. Coverage As per the data of 2016, the […]