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Premium Content: Implications of the Affordable Care Act for the Uninsured

April 28, 2013  /  Premium Content, Public Health*

2014 will usher in a series of major changes in how American gain insurance coverage-this report discusses the implications of these changes. http://www.commonwealthfund.org/Publications/Fund-Reports/2013/Apr/Insuring-the-Future.aspx  

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Premium Content: Medicaid Expansion

April 6, 2013  /  Medicaid*, Premium Content

Geographic variations in income, the price of medical care, health service utilization, safety-net generosity, and other factors all contribute to how much income the population of a given state devotes to medical spending.   Given the numerous channels influencing how much income individuals devote to medical spending, the ACA’s 2014 Medicaid expansion offers a clear and […]

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Premium Content: Medicaid ACOs

March 31, 2013  /  Emerging Healthcare Models*, Premium Content

Many state Medicaid agencies are using the Medicare Shared Savings Program established under the Affordable Care Act a model for revamping their Medicaid programs. http://www.chcs.org/usr_doc/PaymentReform031813_4.pdf  

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Premium Content: Medicaid Expansion and Hospitals

March 23, 2013  /  Medicaid*, Premium Content

An analysis of the impact of Medicaid Expansion on Hospital costs. http://www.rwjf.org/content/dam/farm/reports/issue_briefs/2013/rwjf405040

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Premium Content: The Cost of Medicaid Expansion

March 14, 2013  /  Medicaid*, Premium Content

State-by-state assessment of the costs of Medicaid Expansion. https://thf_media.s3.amazonaws.com/2013/pdf/Medicaid_%2050states.pdf

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Premium Content: Implementing an Essential Benefits Benchmark Plan

March 14, 2013  /  Premium Content, State Exchanges*

An analysis of the 24 states and the District of Columbia that have selected an Essential Health Benefits Benchmark plan. http://www.commonwealthfund.org/~/media/Files/Publications/Issue%20Brief/2013/Mar/1677_Corlette_implementing_ACA_choosing_essential_hlt_benefits_reform_brief.pdf  

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Premium Content: Employers

March 13, 2013  /  Insurers*, Premium Content

How will the Affordable Care Act impact Employers?  This assessment is one of the most extensive yet. docs.house.gov/…/HMTG-113-IF14-Wstate-BlumbergL-2013…  

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Premium Content: Insurance Premium Increases

March 8, 2013  /  Insurers*, Premium Content

Forecasts of a “rate shock” from implementation of the Affordable Care Act may be overblown. http://www.rwjf.org/content/dam/farm/reports/issue_briefs/2013/rwjf404637

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Premium Content: Medicaid Expansion Considerations

March 5, 2013  /  Medicaid*, Premium Content

State Governments must consider a complex array of factors in making the decision whether or not to expand Medicaid. http://mercatus.org/sites/default/files/Blahous_MedicaidExpansion_v1.pdf  

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Premium Content: New York ACA Analysis of Uninsured Population

February 15, 2013  /  Premium Content, Public Health*, States

As the state develops and designs its health benefits exchange consistent with the requirements of the ACA , analysis of the characteristics and areas of residence of those that are likely to be gaining coverage is essential. http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/412746-Uninsured-New-Yorkers-After-Full-Implementation-of-the-Affordable-Care-Act.pdf  

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