The CHCF Blog
The California Health Care Foundation draws on experts from inside and outside CHCF to share their health policy insights on this blog.
Premium Growth Slows in California’s Individual Market Following ACA Implementation
Premium rate growth for health plans sold in California's individual market has slowed since the arrival of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Covered California, according to a CHCF review of insurers' rate renewal filings from 2011 to 2016.
California Steps Up to Respond to the Opioid Addiction Epidemic
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, held on September 26, recognizes that unused drugs pose health risks to people who take them without prescriptions. Innovative local efforts in California are reducing the misuse of these medications.
In the Drive for Better Access to Care, This Is the Moment
Sandra R. Hernández
The Affordable Care Act resulted in millions getting first-time access to coverage. Now is the time to take the next step to ensure that everyone has access to the care they need and the providers necessary to deliver it.