HEALTH REFORM

logo, APHA 2019

Annual Meeting / Health Reform


Many Hispanic immigrants forgoing care due to fear, language barriers
by

Aaron Warnick

on

November 04, 2019

Researchers discuss findings of their survey of Hispanic immigrants in the Midwest.
smiling nurse gives smiling woman a flu shot

Prevention / Health Reform / The Nation's Health


ACA essential health benefits come under threat
by

Kim Krisberg

on

May 16, 2018

Health plans are required to cover basic health services such as maternity care, mental health care, and vision and oral health care for kids under the Affordable Care Act. That requirement may be at risk, according to this report from The Nation's Health.
APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo

Annual Meeting / Health Reform


ACA Health Home program saves money, lowers inpatient care
by

Lindsey Wahowiak

on

November 06, 2017

How can public health do better at addressing both physical chronic health conditions and mental health issues in high-risk populations? The answer might lie in combining care for both.
Logo, APHA 2016 Annual Meeting and Expo, Denver, Oct. 29-Nov. 3

Annual Meeting / Health Reform


Insuring the right to health: Making the marketplaces work for everyone
by

Kim Krisberg

on

October 31, 2016

It’s been six years since the passage of the Affordable Care Act and the nation’s uninsured rate has dropped to a record low. That’s the good news.