Why health care eats more of your paycheck every year
04:38, Nov 6, 2016
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This was achieved by expanding Medicaid eligibility up to 138% of the federal policy level, establishing insurance exchanges with premium tax credits for people whose incomes are between 100% and 400% of poverty, requiring individuals to buy insurance or face a penalty, requiring businesses with more than 50 employees to provide health insurance to workers, and providing a small business tax credit.
Obamacare has problems, but those problems have been outweighed by the benefits. The ACA was designed as a way to reform the health care system in the United States. Sacrificing coverage for cost just isn't worth it. Currently, citizens are able to deduct the part of their premiums that they themselves pay from their taxes.
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Feingold said he still believes that deductibles are too high and that the requirements on what health insurers must spend on health care may need to be tightened.
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"So I have had pneumonia four times this year, since January", she said.
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Nobody chooses to get sick, and nobody deserves to go bankrupt because of something that was completely out of their control. Her medical debt is now in the tens of thousands of dollars.
Benefiting most from expanded coverage have been people with low incomes, minorities and young adults.
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Trump, like most Republicans, says he wants to repeal Obamacare, but he hasn't offered many details about what will happen to the 20 million people who will lose theirinsurance if that happens. In Pennsylvania, about 75 percent receive a tax subsidy that caps their premium, shielding them from rate hikes.
The average estimated premium for families with bronze Obamacare plans will be $12,393 in 2017. Then, Gretchen said, came Obamacare with its famous promise, if they liked their plan, they could keep it.
If you are already covered and want to change your plan, this is the time to do it. Factors might have changed over the past year that would make you want to update your coverage. For some medications, that can lead to a monthly bill of a few hundred dollars or more - and that's in addition to your monthly premium.
Navigators for a Healthy Louisiana has offices in Bossier City, Alexandria, Lafayette and Hammond as well as other satellite offices with staff members trained to help walk residents through how much more they could be paying this year and how much their subsidies could offset it, Burton said. I vehemently disagree. There are problems with the Affordable Care Act - it's not flawless - but, if we're completely sure that we don't want a single payer system, we can fix what doesn't work in the ACA without doing away with it completely. (As premiums rise, subsidies increase.) KHN also projects any changes to premiums or deductibles will vary widely state-to-state, and in some instances, even county-to-county, since the number of insurers in each location influences competitive pricing, and insurers continuously enter and exit different markets.
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