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Even as the Economy Grew, More Children Lost Health Insurance

作者:admin 2020-10-10

ImageA family from El Salvador waited for help in applying for medical benefits at an outreach center in Houston last year. The percentage of children with health coverage has been falling in recent years.Credit...Ilana Panich-Linsman for The New Yor 阅读全文

If the Supreme Court Ends Obamacare, Here’s What It Would Mean

作者:admin 2020-09-23

A patient checking in at a community health center in Burton, W.Va. Millions of people could lose their insurance if the Affordable Care Act is struck down, and millions more could face higher medical bills.Credit...Brendan Smialowski/Agence France-P 阅读全文

Trump Program to Cover Uninsured Covid

作者:admin 2020-08-30

Marilyn Cortez of Houston spent much of July in the hospital with the coronavirus. When she finally returned home, she received a $36,000 hospital bill.Credit...Michael Starghill Jr. for The New York TimesBy Abby GoodnoughAug. 29, 2020Updated 8:03 a. 阅读全文

The Fine Line Between Choice and Confusion in Health Care

作者:admin 2020-08-25

Credit...Tony Cenicola/The New York TimesBy Austin FraktAug. 24, 2020Updated 11:42 a.m. ETAmerican opponents of proposed government-run health systems have long used the word “choice” as a weapon.One reason “Medicare for all” met its end this year ha 阅读全文

Republican Leaders Want to End Obamacare. Their Voters Are Expanding It.

作者:admin 2020-08-13

ImageAmber England, who led the campaign to put Medicaid expansion on the ballot in Oklahoma, talking to supporters online on Tuesday.Credit...Sue Ogrocki/Associated PressDeeply conservative Oklahoma narrowly approved a ballot initiative Tuesday to e 阅读全文

Millions Have Lost Health Insurance in Pandemic

作者:admin 2020-08-13

Medics bringing a patient to Houston Methodist Hospital last month.Credit...Erin Schaff/The New York TimesBy Sheryl Gay StolbergJuly 13, 2020WASHINGTON — The coronavirus pandemic stripped an estimated 5.4 million American workers of their health insu 阅读全文

How Progressives Flipped the Script on Medicaid Expansion

作者:admin 2020-08-13

ImageDelivering boxes of ballot initiative petitions to the Missouri secretary of state’s office in Jefferson City in May. On Tuesday, Missouri voters decided to expand Medicaid. Credit...David A. Lieb/Associated PressIt was the middle of 2016, and O 阅读全文