CDC: 18.2M fewer uninsured Americans last year than in 2010

About 9.4% of the U.S. population was uninsured in 2018, according to early data from the National Center for Health Statistics’ (NCHS) annual health insurance coverage survey. The report, released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), found that 30.4 million people were uninsured in 2018. While that number is not significantly different from 2017, when 29.3 million (9.1%) were uninsured, it’s a stark difference from 2010 before the Affordable Care Act (ACA), officials said. READ MORE HERE