Fewer Adults Have Difficulty Paying Their Medical Bills, but the Improvement Has Stalled

“There was modest but significant improvement following the ACA’s coverage expansions in the proportion of all U.S. adults who reported having difficulty paying their medical bills or said they were paying off medical debt over time (Table 4). Federal surveys have found similar improvements.8 However, those gains have stalled.

Source:
https://www.commonwealthfund.org/publications/issue-briefs/2019/feb/health-insurance-coverage-eight-years-after-aca
Health Insurance Coverage 8 Years After the ACA, Sara R. Collins, Herman K. Bhupal, and Michelle M. Doty, The Commonwealth Fund, February 7th, 2019

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