WASHINGTON - President Obama signed the health care law – the Affordable Care Act – into law in 2010. The Obama administration on Wednesday released the latest data on how the law has helped each state:
Preventive care --including mammograms for women and wellness visits – are available at no charge for everyone on Medicare.
54 million Americans gained better preventive service coverage through their private health insurance plans.
By Aug. 1, 12.8 million Americans will benefit from rebates provided by their insurance company.
6.6. million young adults were able to sign up for coverage on their parents' plans
5.3 million people with Medicare saved $3.7 billion on their prescription drugs.
Visit HealthCare.gov/center to find a map with links to state-by-state data and facts about how the law is improving our health care system.
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