Inside CMS - 06/15/2017

Using a different baseline than CBO,

CMS Actuary Predicts 13 Million More People Uninsured Under AHCA

June 14, 2017
The CMS actuary predicted on Tuesday (June 13) that roughly 13 million more people would be uninsured under the House-passed American Health Care Act by 2026, and while the federal government and private business spending is estimated to account for a smaller share of national health spending, state and local governments and households are expected to shoulder more. The Congressional Budget Office estimated that the AHCA would lead to a much higher loss of coverage, 23 million more uninsured, but...

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