Posts Tagged ‘ACA’

Alliance Joins Coalition of Children Advocates to Urge Congress to ‘Do No Harm’

March 23, 2017

By John Schlitt, President, School-Based Health Alliance Today, the House votes on whether to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. The House bill proposes to cut 25 percent of Medicaid’s budget, eliminate the guarantee that Medicaid will provide needed services, and make Medicaid less accessible for those who...

Supreme Court Affirms Access to Affordable Health Coverage in King vs. Burwell

June 25, 2015

Today, the Supreme Court announced its ruling in favor of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in King vs. Burwell. The 6-3 decision upholds the legality of insurance subsidies for consumers in the 34 states that did not set up their own health insurance marketplaces, and instead operate within the...

What Role do SBHCs Play in Health Reform?

September 4, 2014

By Serina Reckling, Policy Analyst, School-Based Health Alliance I was ecstatic when I joined the policy team at the School-Based Health Alliance back in 2011. Health reform had been in effect for about a year, and with $200 million in federal grant awards given to 450 organizations to support the...