Geographical Patterns in Cost Sharing in Silver Plans

    • November 13, 2014
Staff portrait of Kathy Hempstead

Katherine Hempstead, PhD, MA, director and senior program officer, leads RWJF's work on health insurance coverage.

This brief examines design characteristics of 2014 silver plans and their cost-sharing differences within and between the states.

According to the author, consumers should be mindful of cost-sharing characteristics as they evaluate and choose marketplace plans, and provides data detailing these variations.