This issue brief explores how the Affordable Care Act is influencing competition in the individual marketplaces in four states, Kansas, Nevada, Rhode Island, and Washington, seeing how they fare in providing a place where consumers can shop for, compare, and purchase plans.
This report provides a five-year perspective on the impact the Affordable Care Act has had on the U.S. economy since the law's enactment. It discusses trends in economic growth, employment, and health care costs since 2010.
A new website, international.commonwealthfund.org, profiles the health care systems of 18 countries. Learn how care is delivered and financed, what’s being done to control costs, what new reforms and innovations have been introduced, and much more.