Getting decent, affordable medical care is hard enough without all the confusion surrounding the new health law. If you want more details on the Affordable Care Act, Consumer Reports breaks it down in this easy-to-read guide. But assaults on your healthcare rights haven’t gone away. Opponents are still trying to gut the law before it’s even given the chance to work.
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Healthcare Research & Policies
Testimony to Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition, Policy and Consumer Rights on the CREATES Act: Ending Regulatory Abuse, Protecting Consumers and Ensuring Drug Price Competition
June 21, 2016
March 28, 2016
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Healthcare News & Events
June 29, 2016
California Insurance Commissioner Opposes Anthem-Cigna Merger, Echoing Concerns Raised By Consumer Groups
June 16, 2016
June 3, 2016
We're working to make sure that when you go to an ‘in-network’ hospital on your insurance, you pay only in-network prices. Unfair loopholes allow you to get hit with out-of-network charges for medical care you thought was covered.