Out-of-pocket expenditures are thought to be a significant barrier to receiving cancer preventive services, especially for individuals of lower socioeconomic status.
Savings seen largely in lower costs of artificial joints and post-surgical rehabilitation.
According to a study published in Health Affairs, increased access to adult dental coverage through Medicaid exposed a largely unmet need for oral health care services in Kentucky and the potential...
Only 12 percent of older Americans have some form of dental insurance and fewer than half visited a dentist in the previous year, suggests new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health...
Study shows 1 in 6 girls report experiencing an episode of clinical depression over previous year.
Two new studies indicate that health insurance status may impact patients' health outcomes following a diagnosis of cancer.
Researchers have found that Medicaid expansion increased Medicaid enrollment among people who received liver transplants funded by commercial insurance.
The Affordable Care Act has made significant progress toward solving long-standing challenges facing the U.S.
Universal healthcare protected against the health effects of higher unemployment and lower public spending in the 2008-2010 global economic crisis.
The American Journal of Public Health publishes physicians' call for sweeping single-payer reform with detailed proposal signed by over 2,200 doctors nationwide.