Posts tagged "Affordable Care Act"
APHA: CBO score again confirms House health plan is deeply flawed

APHA: CBO score again confirms House health plan is deeply flawed

Nonpartisan analysis from the Congressional Budget Office released today shows that 14 million Americans next year and 23 million by 2026 would lose health insurance under the American Health Care Act.
APHA strongly opposes revised health overhaul bill, vote may come soon

APHA strongly opposes revised health overhaul bill, vote may come soon

Since failing to garner votes to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act in March, proponents of the American Health Care Act have proposed revisions to help it succeed. The problem is they’ve made it even worse.

April 28 news: Drugged driving fatalities, National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, health care bill halted

Check out today's public health news for Friday, April 28, 2017.
APHA, health groups sound alarms over health law repeal plan following CBO report

APHA, health groups sound alarms over health law repeal plan following CBO report

Independent analysis shows 14 million Americans will lose health insurance next year under a plan proposed to replace the Affordable Care Act.
House plan to replace Affordable Care Act jeopardizes the lives of Americans

House plan to replace Affordable Care Act jeopardizes the lives of Americans

APHA strongly opposes legislation that was introduced in the House of Representatives on Monday outlining a plan to replace the Affordable Care Act.

March 7 news: Lyme disease in Northeast US, ACA replacement plan unveiled, Syrian children experience toxic stress

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, March 7, 2017.

Feb. 24 news: Heroin overdoses, transgender teens, public support for ACA

Check out today's public health news for Friday, Feb. 24, 2017.
Why do we need the ACA?: Q&A with APHA's Jason Coates

Why do we need the ACA?: Q&A with APHA’s Jason Coates

APHA's Public Health Policy Analyst Jason Coates discusses the importance of the ACA and what impact its repeal might have on the nation's health.
APHA Storify: American health at risk from Affordable Care Act repeal

APHA Storify: American health at risk from Affordable Care Act repeal

Opponents in Congress and the new presidential administration are working to destroy the ACA, potentially leaving millions without health coverage.
APHA, health advocates decry Senate vote to begin repeal of ACA

APHA, health advocates decry Senate vote to begin repeal of ACA

"We are deeply troubled that the Senate hastily approved the budget resolution that could repeal the Affordable Care Act with no replacement plan in place," said APHA's Georges Benjamin.
APHA to Congress: We oppose repeal of Affordable Care Act

APHA to Congress: We oppose repeal of Affordable Care Act

Repealing the health law will take health insurance away from tens of millions of Americans and increase health care premiums for millions more, among other deleterious effects.
Insuring the right to health: Making the marketplaces work for everyone

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

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.