Health Care Coverage: How Many More Should Fall Through The Cracks?
By some trick of the light, Montana failed to include itself in the expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, also know as Obamacare. Because of a single miscast vote many like Craig Gambrel find themselves in the “doughnut hole” of coverage.
Gambrel is one of between 50,000 and 60,000 of the 250,000 uninsured Montanans who would be eligible for Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act, said Richard Opper, director of the Montana Department of Health and Human Services in Helena.
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