Insurance Market Reforms and the Individual Insurance Marketplace: Implications for Coverage Expansions
Proposals that attempt to expand coverage in the private individual insurance market will only work if private insurance is available and affordable. This paper describes how the current individual marketplace will affect the ability of such proposals to assure equitable access to affordable coverage.
This paper is part of the Kaiser Incremental Health Reform Project.
also of interest
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