Given the steep rise over the past couple of decades, the cost of health insurance has become an important aspect of health delivery and health policy.
Nationwide, Premiums Are Flat
In 2015, annual premiums edged beyond $16,800 for a medium family due to the rising under-insurance and uninsured. These rising costs mostly affects employers especially for those Americans who are fully-covered.
A Kaiser analysis of the ACA health insurance costs found that, in the entire nation, marketplace premiums didn’t move upwards between 2014 to 2015. However, there were little average premium declines in some states and increases in others.…See More