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Privately Insured in America: Opinions on Health Care Costs and Coverage (PDF)
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Oct. 13, 2014
"[A]bout 1 in 8 privately insured Americans -- or more than 16 million people -- face major financial hardships like going without food or using up all of their savings as a result of medical bills.... [In] 2007, 17 percent of the privately insured under age 65 were enrolled in a HDHP, and that proportion more than doubled by 2014. This new survey finds that the growing population covered by HDHPs is less likely than other privately insured adults to go to the doctor when sick or get recommended medical treatment, and is more likely to need to use their savings for medical care."

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