If the Supreme Court rules later this month on King v. Burwell that subsidies cannot be issued on the federal health care exchange, 6.4 million people would lose subsidies collectively worth $1.7 billion per month, a Kaiser Family Foundation analysis finds.

A decision in favor of the plaintiff would affect Florida residents the most, where 1.3 million people would lose subsidies worth $389 million a month. Texas would be the second most affected, with 832,000 residents losing a total of $206 million per month. The calculations are based on recent data from the Department of Health and Human Services.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Health Data Management content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access