The Trib Live shared the stories of two consumers we’ve helped together with getting coverage because of the Affordable Care Act. From the article:
“Consumer Health Coalition, a Pittsburgh-based nonprofit, has helped people — including Whiting — enroll in Medicaid and individual insurance plans sold on the federal insurance marketplace at healthcare.gov.
Sally Jo Snyder, the organization’s director of advocacy and consumer engagement, said Whiting’s situation is common. Many people breathe a sigh of relief after signing up, Snyder said.
“It’s a huge exhale for them finally to be able to have coverage,” she said.”
Read the full article here: http://triblive.com/news/healthnow/11842404-74/medicaid-expansion-percent