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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CU Letter to Energy and Commerce Committee on Use of Internet-Connected Devices in the Healthcare Sector
June 28, 2018
June 22, 2018
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Healthcare News & Events
March 8, 2018
February 27, 2018
17 Patient groups say proposed rule on short-term insurance plans could leave patients with fewer protections, inadequate coverage
February 20, 2018
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.