Effects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on Coverage and Access to Care in Metropolitan vs. Non-Metropolitan Areas through 2016
Examines the combined effects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) insurance provisions versus the effect of the Medicaid expansions, using recent national data to show possible differences between metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas. Features statistics including changes in each of the years between 2013 and 2016, with breakdowns by metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas.
George L. Wehby, Wei Lyu, Dan M. Shane
RUPRI Center for Rural Health Policy Analysis
Access · Health insurance · Health reform · Medicaid · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data