We can’t continue addressing chronic population health problems the same way we treat communicable diseases. The focus of Texas’ healthcare system must shift from healthcare delivery alone to promoting health and wellness in the communities they serve.
New numbers show enrollment for Affordable Care Act reaches a new record despite a possible repeal of the law by Congress. There’s still much communities can do to ensure more Texans sign up for health insurance NOW.
Shao-Chee Sim, EHF’s VP for applied research, details what’s new when open enrollment begins for Affordable Care Act health insurance plans.
Texas is doubling down on its efforts to improve the state’s mental and behavioral health system. Despite these efforts, the State Legislature left one critical topic out of the discussion: Medicaid expansion.