Fewer Americans Burdened by Medical Bills: Study

February 26, 2015 2:00 PM

2 0

THURSDAY, Feb. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The number of Americans struggling to pay medical bills has declined every year since 2011 and particularly since 2013, a new government report shows.

Health policy and medical bill experts believe the new patient protections and coverage offered under the Affordable Care Act, as well as the steadily improving national economy, may have contributed to families' financial relief.

Also read: The Latest: Bill Clinton addresses post-election divide

Read more

To category page