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All U.S. Counties to Have An ACA Plan

With CareSource agreeing to offer Affordable Care Act plans in Paulding County, Ohio, all U.S. counties now have marketplace offerings for next year...
August 29, 2017

With CareSource agreeing to offer Affordable Care Act (ACA) plans in Paulding County, Ohio, all U.S. counties now have marketplace offerings for next year. Withdrawals by insurers left as many as 82 counties at risk of lacking coverage in 2018, and CareSource’s decision is a victory for state insurance regulators who fought hard to fill the gaps in their coverage maps.

According to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, about 1,448 counties, or nearly half of all U.S. counties, likely will have only one exchange insurer, and another 1,013 will have two.

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