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Affordable Care Act: Patients begin using new medical coverage
The Desert Sun

A stream of valley residents have been entering hospitals and clinics in the Coachella Valley with insurance coverage offered through the Affordable Care Act now that the central core of the legislation has been activated.

Just how many is unclear.

Nor is the impact certain, as a new study suggests expanding insurance coverage might not lead to fewer emergency room visits and more preventative care.