CMS says it will delay disclosing data on risk corridors payments made to insurers under the Affordable Care Act. CMS planned to disclose the information Aug. 14, but the release has been pushed back because of inconsistencies in the data. Modern Healthcare.
A Gallup poll finds states that adopted the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion and operated or partnered with the government on a health exchange saw larger decreases in their uninsured rates between 2013 and the first half of 2015 than states that partially or did not adopt those provisions. California, which expanded Medicaid and ran its own exchange, saw its uninsured rate fall by 9.8 percentage points. Washington Times et al.