However all of this revenue totaled to a gain of only

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Unformatted text preview: this revenue totaled to a gain of only about $95 per month as the remainder was entirely offset by spending on healthcare. The component costs were reflected in growth in premiums (from $490 to $1,115), out of pocket spending on healthcare (from $135 to $235), and healthcare-related taxes ($345 to $440). If healthcare inflation had tracked with the rate of general inflation, the family would have had $545 additional income per month. In 2010, 44% of adults in the United States ages 19-64 either did not have insurance at some point in the year or did not have adequate insurance to cover their needs. This is an increase from the 35% reported in 2003. According to the latest figures from the U.S. Census Bureau, the estimated number of Coloradans lacking health insurance 78 COLORADO PUBLIC HEALTHInSURAnCE COLORADO PUBLIC HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM ENROLLMENT PROGRAM EnROLLMEnT rose slightly, from 777,794 (15.8%) in 2009 to 789,109 (15.9%) in 2010 (not a statistically significant change). To address the is...
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2013 for the course MGMT 231 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '13 term at Bauder.

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