Myth: All Access to Care clients will be eligible for Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. (Obamacare)
Fact: Many Access to Care clients will not qualify for benefits under the Affordable Care Act.
Myth: Access to Care will not be needed after full implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
Fact: As long as there are uninsured people living in suburban Cook County, there is still a need for Access to Care and the benefits it provides.
Myth: An individual, living in suburban Cook County, who meets the income guidelines for Access to Care cannot have private insurance and Access to Care.
Fact: Access to Care has always covered people that have insurance with a deductible of $500 or more per person.