Obamacare Costs Still Problematic - Diverse Health

Higher Education News and Jobs

Obamacare Costs Still Problematic


by Steve Jordon

Far from the national debate about health insurance swirling in the halls of government and corporate boardrooms, Bob Isaacson works in his office in Holdrege, Nebraska, to help people get health plans they can afford. And it’s getting harder every year.

Seven years since President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act, forever tied to his name as Obamacare, the issues of cost and coverage remain unresolved.

Read More


Print Friendly

Related Articles

Insurance Rates Drop 26% in Alaska Alaskans buying health insurance on the individual market will see a decrease of 26.5 percent in rates next year, the sole insurer in the state announced Tuesday. Alaskans had been paying some of the highest premiums in the nation. Read More
Survey: Consumers and Congress Disagree on What’s “Affordable” Consumers value health insurance but often have to make sacrifices to afford it. Consumers and lawmakers disagree about what exactly “affordable” healthcare means. And doctors favor a new model for how they’re paid. Those are just a few of the tak...
Kimmel Takes on Latest Healthcare Bill Late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel took aim Tuesday at Republican Sen. Bill Cassidy’s new co-authored health care bill that would undo central components of ObamaCare and replace it with block grants -- or federal funds -- to the states. The h...
Trump Was for Single-Payer Before Donald Trump has heard about Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I-Vt.) “Medicare for All” plan, and he turned to Twitter yesterday to assure Americans the progressive proposal isn’t going anywhere. “Bernie Sanders is pushing hard for a single payer healthcare ...