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Health care costs remain a concern, California poll reveals
The Sacramento Bee

The promise of coming guaranteed access to health benefits seems of little comfort to the majority of Californians who, in a new study, reported trouble affording health care and anxiety over potential financial hardship due to the steep cost of care. A new Field Poll of 997 registered California voters showed 53 percent had difficulty paying their health care bills. Almost half, 46 percent, said they’ve simply delayed seeking treatment in the past year due to the cost.