- health reform
This slideshow highlights where the leading Democratic presidential candidates stand on Medicare and a public option and some key differences across plans.
- INDIVIDUAL MARKET
New data through September 2019 finds that insurers in the individual market remain profitable in spite of the repeal of the individual mandate penalty and other policy changes that could have led healthier customers to leave.
- health costs
A new issue brief looks at the prevalence of potential surprise medical bills based on patient diagnosis, emergency visits, and type of inpatient admission.
- tracking poll
Sen. Bernie Sanders is the candidate most trusted on health care by Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents, though the Medicare-for-all plan he’s championed is significantly less popular than a “public option” approach.