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Translating Insurance Into Care

While the Affordable Care Act is enabling millions of Americans to obtain health insurance – many of them for the first time – many of the newly insured do not understand how their insurance works or how to use it to get the care they need.

Across the country, advocacy groups, insurers, hospitals, and clinics are encountering newly insured people struggling to translate their new health insurance into health care, and many are employing outreach and educational programs to teach people how to enjoy the benefits of their new coverage.

iStock_000005787159XSmallLearn more about the new challenges health care providers are encountering, and about how a group of organizations in one city is responding to that challenge, in this New York Times article.

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