STAT: Vaccine Programs Threatened By Exemptions, ACA Repeal

Published Date: 
Thursday, March 2, 2017
News of Interest

STAT has published a new article, Vaccine Programs are Threatened by Exemptions, ACA Repeal, written by John Auerbach, TFAH President and CEO. This article describes the potential repercussions that a repeal of the ACA may have on vaccination programs. Some key points include:

  • Reducing the number of people with health insurance, will result in fewer individuals getting recommended vaccines
  • Direct funding for CDC’s vaccine programs could jeopardized;
  • Every state would lose vital vaccine funding

To learn more about the potential repercussions of an ACA repeal and the impact it could have on vaccines read the article here. All rights reserved©