US revamps website to promote health insurance exchangesBMJ 2013; 346 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f4159 (Published 26 June 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f4159
- Michael McCarthy
The Obama administration has relaunched its main health reform consumer website this week to try to tell more Americans about the changes coming with full implementation of the Affordable Care Act next year.
The main purpose of the website, Healthcare.gov, is to help uninsured people get coverage through the health insurance exchanges created by the 2010 act.
The exchanges, a key element of the reform law, are designed to provide an online marketplace where individuals, families, and small businesses can purchase vetted health coverage with the help of income …