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Double the Trouble: Health Care Access Without the Affordable Care Act or Planned Parenthood

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Access to high quality, affordable health care, including reproductive health care, is critical to an individual’s health, economic security, and dignity. But access to health care requires more than just an empty promise—the existence of health care services means nothing if a person can’t afford them or if there are no quality health care providers in their area to deliver the services they need.

In light of relentless attacks on both the ACA and Planned Parenthood by Congress and the Trump Administration, this report paints a picture of what health care access would look like if the ACA is dismantled and Planned Parenthood is defunded. This analysis contains five example scenarios of the obstacles that potential patients could face in getting the health care they need.

 

Published On: June 23, 2017Associated Issues: Birth ControlHealth CareHealth Care & Reproductive Rights

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