DACA recipients eligible for Affordable Care Act coverage under CMS rule

By Noah Tong 


Since 2012, more than 800,000 people with DACA protections have not received ACA coverage, according to the Center for Law and Social Policy, a national nonprofit advocating for people with low incomes.

“Access to healthcare is a human right, and immigrants deserve the same access to it as everyone else,” the nonprofit said in a news release. “We are ready to work with the Biden Administration on outreach to implement this new rule.”

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