EPI’s Health Policy Research team analyzes the U.S. health care system through the lens of low- and moderate income families’ living standards, with special attention to employer-sponsored health insurance, the burden of health costs, and disparities in access and outcomes.

25.3 Million More Insured

25.3 Million More Insured

Though the employer-sponsored health insurance system has crumbled, public coverage has provided a vital safety net, covering 25.3 million more people under 65 in 2012 than in 2000. View report

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