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Map: Counties at Risk of Having No Insurer on the 2018 Marketplace

Key Figure


out of 3,143 counties are at risk of zero insurers offering plans on the 2018 marketplace.

Compare Senate Better Care Reconciliation Act to Current Law, House-Passed AHCA

How Do the Plans Approach:

  • Subsidies for People with Individual Market Plans
  • States’ Role in Regulations
  • Medicaid
  • Women’s Health
  • Medicare

Gaps in Coverage Among People With Pre-Existing Conditions

6.3 million

people could potentially face higher premiums under the House’s American Health Care Act, due to pre-existing health conditions

Key Finding

Changing Rules for Workplace Wellness Programs: Implications for Sensitive Health Conditions

38.8 Million

adults with employer-sponsored insurance have a stigmatized health condition that could trigger privacy concerns about wellness programs

Pre-ACA Market Practices Provide Lessons for ACA Replacement Approaches

There were many aspects of the pre-ACA non-group market that made it difficult for people with health problems to get and keep non-group coverage.  Any proposal for replacing the ACA will have to determine which, if any, of these previous insurance practices will once again be permitted.

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