Snap Fact #220
ObamaCare Helps You If You’re Uninsured or Losing Your Coverage!
“Allowing us to keep him on our insurance until 26 came at the perfect time.” - Lori, of St. Louis, Mo., who can now keep her son who suffers from celiac disease covered while he finishes college.Some 50 million Americans are uninsured, in part because of the recent recession and resulting layoffs. Recent changes help extend coverage to certain groups, but reforms under the Act that will extend coverage to millions more Americans don’t begin until 2014.
Extending health coverage to teenagers and young adults.
Here’s how it works: