Key Issues / Health Coverage and the Uninsured
A proposal for a project of national importance - an evaluation of Colorado's implementation of a uniform set of medical claims edits and payment rules.
New coverage options implemented under the Affordable Care Act made 2014 a pivotal year for health insurance in Colorado. What do we know about initial impacts on uninsured Coloradans?
- The ACA in Images
The Colorado Health Institute analysis of the 2015 health insurance rates approved by the Colorado Division of Insurance (DOI).
- 2015 Insurance Rates Analysis
The U.S. Census Bureau on September 16, 2014 released the annual estimates from the Current Population Survey (CPS) of the number and percentage of Americans who lacked health insurance coverage in calendar year 2013.
- 2013 CPS Fact Sheet
How many Coloradans are uninsured? CHI's fact sheet discusses three recent estimates (the Current Population Survey, the American Community Survey, and the Colorado Health Access Survey) and explains why they differ.
- 2013 Guide to Uninsured Estimates
The U.S. Census Bureau on September 18, 2014, released the annual estimates from the American Community Survey (ACS) of the number and percentage of Americans who lacked health insurance coverage in calendar year 2013.
- 2013 ACS Fact Sheet
It’s not magic, it’s MAGI. The federal government’s new modified adjusted gross income (MAGI) standard might seem like it was conjured out of thin air, but after reading our primer, you’ll be a certified MAGI magician.
- MAGI Primer