Tag Archives: ACA

Research Report News Podcast: Obama Administration Pushing Last Minute Affordable Care Act Changes

With President Obama’s time in office coming to an end in less than a year, his administration is attempting to cement his legacy in changing healthcare policy. Although the Affordable Care Act has dramatically dropped the amount of uninsured… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Hundreds of Cyber Security Incidents Logged by HealthCare.gov

Congressional investigators recently announced that HealthCare.gov – the website used by millions of Americans to get health insurance under the Affordable Care Act – had experienced over 300 cyber security incidents. These events had… Read More

Research Report News Podcast: Fewer Doctors & Hospitals Participating in the Meaningful Use Program

From 2014 to 2015, the number of health care providers involved in Medicare’s Meaningful Use program declined by about 2,000, while the number of hospital participants dropped by 100. These declines were experienced despite the government… Read More

Research Report: U.S. Uninsured Rate Continues To Drop

A study completed by the National Center for Health Statistics recently found that the uninsured rate in the U.S. continued to decrease last year. In 2014, the rate of uninsured Americans was at 11.5%. By 2015, this rate had fallen to 9.1%.

Among… Read More

2.5 Million Young Adults Now Covered, Exceeding Projections

An estimated 2.5 million young adults have gained health insurance coverage since the 2010 health law took effect, according to a new government survey – a finding the Obama administration is embracing as it continues efforts to communicate… Read More