- Reinsurance programs
- State individual mandate
- Enhanced state-funded subsidies
- Public plan option
- Expanding availability of short-term plans
We analyze the incidence of surprise bills as well as proposals to protect consumers from them.
This despite the repeal of the individual mandate penalty and the expansion of short-term plans.
The experiences of Part D enrollees with high spending on drugs has caught the attention of policymakers in Washington, among whom there is growing and bipartisan interest in placing a cap on annual out-of-pocket spending under Part D.
Women's Health Policy
An overview of the status of the health care systems and Medicaid programs in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands about one and a half years after Hurricanes Irma and Maria struck the territories in September 2017.
KFF explainers and fact sheets on a range of topics, including:
The Affordable Care Act, Disparities Policy, Global Health Policy, Health Costs, Health Reform, HIV/AIDS, Medicaid, Medicare, Polling, Private Insurance, State Data, Uninsured and Women’s Health Policy