The U.S. Census Bureau recently released its latest estimates of health insurance coverage. The data showed a significant drop in the uninsurance rate in every state following the first full year of implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). KHI has prepared a new infographic showing the reduction in the uninsured rate for each state, as well as state decisions on implementing the law. Stay tuned for additional analysis and reports from KHI on insurance coverage in Kansas.
The Kansas Health Institute (KHI) delivers objective information, conducts credible research, and supports civil dialogue enabling policy leaders to make informed health policy decisions that enhance their effectiveness as champions for a healthier Kansas. Established in 1995 with a multiyear grant from the Kansas Health Foundation, KHI is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization based in Topeka.