"The Affordable Care Act has allowed hundreds of thousands of hardworking Michiganders to gain health insurance for the first time and has benefited millions more, regardless of whether you get coverage through your employer or buy a plan through the Marketplace," said Dingell.
"Thanks to the ACA, all
"At Beaumont, we believe that the most important aspect of delivering care is ensuring our patients have full and robust access to care and health insurance. Any changes should protect the more than 600,000 Michiganders who now receive insurance through the Healthy Michigan plan and the 340,000 Michiganders who have care through the marketplace. The ACA is not perfect but it has provided access to care where there was none before."
Studies have indicated that ACA repeal would result in 30 million individuals losing their coverage and cause health care providers, including hospitals and doctors, to see a dramatic surge in uncompensated care -
* 695,000 people have gained health coverage since the ACA was implemented.
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