TOO MUCH COST SHARING IN HEALTH EXCHANGE, ADVOCATES SAY

December 10, 2014

 VT Digger: Alissa Carberry, 24, is an early childhood educator working at a nonprofit in Burlington’s Old North End. She has type 1 diabetes and employer-sponsored health insurance from Vermont Health Connect.

Carberry said she has become active with Vermont’s Health Care is a Human Right campaign because she can’t keep up with the cost of managing her condition.

Alissa Carberry, who has type 1 diabetes, is working Vermont’s Health Care is a Human Right campaign because her Vermont Health Connect plan leaves her with too many bills.

“I’m lucky that my work does cover my premiums, but the deductibles and copays are simply outrageous,” Click to read the full article.