Take Two for October 17, 2013

Exemption to ACA could leave many Native Americans uninsured

IHS Albuquerque Area Headquarters

Indian Health Service

IHS Albuquerque Area Headquarters.

Beginning January first, most Americans will be required to have health insurance or pay penalties under the Affordable Care Act. Native Americans are one of just a few groups that won't be fined if they don't buy insurance, but the level of care they receive won't get any better either.

From the Fronteras Desk, Tristan Ahtone reports.


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