Obamacare Helped The Homeless, Who Now Worry About Coverage Repeal

Joseph Funn experienced homelessness for almost 20 years, until he moved into an apartment in December.

Meredith Rizzo/NPR


hide caption

toggle caption

Meredith Rizzo/NPR

Joseph Funn experienced homelessness for almost 20 years, until he moved into an apartment in December.

Meredith Rizzo/NPR

Everyone expects Congress to change the Affordable Care Act, but no one knows exactly how.

The uncertainty has one group of people, the homeless, especially concerned. Many received health coverage for the first time under Obamacare; now they’re worried it will disappear.

Health And Homelessness

Athena Haniotis leaves the Health Care for the Homeless clinic in downtown Baltimore.

Meredith Rizzo/NPR


Article source: http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/02/07/513255784/obamacare-helped-the-homeless-who-now-worry-about-coverage-repeal?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=affordablecareact

Tagged:

Comments are closed.