American Health Care Act: Key Provisions and Implications in Michigan
In March 2017, House Republicans unveiled the American Health Care Act (AHCA), their proposal to replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). On March 13, the U.S. Congressional Budget Office projected that under the AHCA, 14 million Americans would lose their health insurance in 2018, with the number of uninsured rising to 24 million by 2026. The following summarizes key AHCA provisions and who in Michigan is primarily affected.
For more details, see CHRT’s companion piece, “American Health Care Act: Michigan Impacts.”