• The ACA, COVID-19 and Health Care Insurance for Children

    1 month ago - By Journal of Pediatric Health Care

    Despite numerous legal and political challenges over the past decade, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) has been integrated into the health system of the United States and has played an important role in improving child health in this country by increasing access to health care for millions of children. The ACA has also provided a “healthcare lifeline” to children and families during the COVID-19 pandemic. This policy brief reviews the legal status of the ACA, explores the impact of COVID-19 on children's access to health insurance, discusses recent legislation...
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