A new report states that over one million Californians have benefited from provisions contained in the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or Health Reform. The report found that state residents who have benefitted from the law’s provisions include:
- More than 500,000 low-income adults who have obtained health care services through new programs;
- More than 21,000 individuals with pre-existing conditions who previously were denied health insurance; and
- More than 435,000 young adults who are able to remain on their parents’ health plan until age 26.