Obamacare’s Benefits Become Real On New Year’s Day

When the clock strikes midnight for the new year Wednesday, it also will ring in a new day for the American health care system. President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law nearly four years ago, and Jan. 1, 2014, culminates a lot of work, strife and anxiety. It also represents the birth of a new health insurance market for individuals who aren’t covered by their employers or government programs like Medicare, especially for low-income and uninsured people receiving unprecedented help paying for coverage. Starting on Wednesday, health insurance companies can’t turn away anyone because of their medical … Continue reading Obamacare’s Benefits Become Real On New Year’s Day