Health Policy

Damiano writes Des Moines Register OpEd on repeal of ACA

Affordable Care Act Document

Dr. Peter Damiano, Director of the Public Policy Center and the Health Policy Research Program, was featured in the Des Moines Register Opinion section on how a potential repeal of the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, may affect Iowans.

Possible impacts include eliminating exchanges, eliminating Medicaid expansion, higher private insurance costs, a decline in the health of Iowans, and impacts on Iowa's budget. to read the full OpEd piece, click here.