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AMA president on the ACA: Americans must have ‘affordable, meaningful coverage’

Policy experts gathered in a virtual town hall Thursday to weigh in on what they saw as pivotal healthcare issues in the upcoming election. American Medical Association President Dr. Susan Bailey said that the AMA has been in support of the Affordable Care Act for many years. As a nonpartisan organization, she said, the AMA… Read More »

Coronavirus prevents families from buying affordable insulin from Mexico

COVID-19 impacts families buying insulin from Mexico The rising price of insulin is forcing more and more families across the border to Mexico or Canada to get the lifesaving drug. However, the Coronavirus pandemic has forced many to cancel their trips as hotel stays and air travel is riskier for those with health issues. YUMA,… Read More »

CMS to display the star ratings for Affordable Care Act exchange plans

For the first time, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is requiring the display of five-star ratings for health plans offered on the Affordable Care Act exchanges, beginning with the 2020 open enrollment season. Along with the quality of the plan, the star ratings will compare prices. Consumers can view both on the exchange… Read More »