The State Of Texas Beneficial Health Insurance Essay
In the state of Texas beneficial health insurance can be hard to come by because of the Affordable Care Act. While it may be beneficial to the very rich, the middle and lower class are left to struggle with finding a good “affordable” insurance company. With the expansion of Medicaid, changes to subsidies, and Medicare reform, insurance has become more confusing and specific about who and how it helps, than helpful to Texans.
Medicaid, created on July 30th, 1965, was a system with the purpose of giving the lower class people insurance who would not be able to afford insurance on their own. Whether it was the result of poverty or the inability to work because of a disability, the poor were applicable to receive insurance. In the case of Obamacare payment for insurance comes from the pockets of the middle and upper class instead of the government. The Individual mandate requires that the people who register, must obtain insurance by 2014.
Medicare, also on July 30th 1965, was a system…