Capsules: Report: 5.2 Million Adults Will Fall Into ACA Coverage Gap Next Year; Rocky Opening Leaves Health Law's New Co-Ops Jittery

Now on Kaiser Health News' blog, Phil Galewitz reports on the health law's coverage gap: "About 5.2 million poor, uninsured adults will fall into the 'coverage gap,' created by 26 states choosing not to expand Medicaid under the federal health law next year, according to a study released today by the Kaiser Family Foundation" (Galewitz, 10/16).

Also on the blog, Jay Hancock reports on co-op jitters: "Nothing is more important for a startup burning through cash than winning customers and revenue. So problems with the Affordable Care Act's online marketplaces, also known as exchanges, aren't just an inconvenience for the likes of Evergreen Health Co-op. They're a threat" (Hancock, 10/15). Check out what else is on the blog.

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