American Medical Association opposses Trump’s plan to repeal and replace ACA health insurance

“The American Medical Association has declared opposition to the American Health Care Act, the Trump administration’s proposed alternative to the Affordable Care Act, saying the group ‘cannot support the AHCA as it is currently written.’ The AMA, the largest advocacy group for doctors in the US, joins the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American…

Medical Bills Are the Biggest Cause of US Bankruptcies

With Republicans vowing to repeal (and replace?) the Affordable Care Act, the headline that “Medical Bills Are the Biggest Cause of US Bankruptcies” was no surprise to this researcher who devoted many years to the study of consumer bankruptcy.  Dan Mangan wrote in 2013: “Bankruptcies resulting from unpaid medical bills will affect nearly 2 million…