June 4, 2013
This article summarizes California’s Hospital Fair Pricing Act, which was passed in 2006 with the intent of protecting low-income uninsured patients from having to pay hospitals’ full billed charges.
Active or former member of the U.S. armed forces, including the National Guard.
August 29, 2012
This report analyzes recent trends in health insurance coverage for children at the state level between 2008 and 2010. The percentage of children with public coverage through Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) increased subst ...
May 1, 2012
One in 10 of the nation's 12.5 million nonelderly veterans report either not having health insurance coverage or using VA health care.
September 19, 2011
Program Result Report
In 2009 and 2010, researchers at UCLA and RAND measured the impact of high local rates of uninsurance on access to care and the quality of care among adults with health insurance.
September 1, 2011
Working-age adults with private insurance living in areas with a high rate of uninsurance were less likely than their peers in areas with a low uninsurance rate to have a usual source of care, an office-based visit, and any medical care expenditures.
July 6, 2011
In this paper, researchers address this question using a pay-or-play policy implemented in San Francisco in 2008 that requires employers to either provide health benefits or contribute to a public option health plan.
July 1, 2011
2010 ACS and CPS numbers to be released in September experts will provide insight in September 23 webinar.
October 7, 2011
A Profile of Linda J. Blumberg, PhD, and Len M. Nichols, PhD.
September 13, 2011
The following is a statement by Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, MD, MBA, president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, regarding the 49.9 million uninsured Americans in 2010.