How Could a New Administration Tackle Affordable Care Act Challenges? Look to Medicare

(By Sabrina Corlette and Jack Hoadley for Health Affairs Blog, November 7, 2016)

We’re experiencing another round of bad headlines for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplaces. A government report found that, on average, premiums will rise 25 percent and consumers will have fewer insurance company choices in 2017. Eighty-three insurers will stop offering plans through the marketplaces next year while only 16 insurers will enter; 21 percent of enrollees will only have one insurer to choose from. Continue reading article here…

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