Health care reform aims to close coverage gaps - Odessa American

Insured Texans are already noticing some changes as the sweeping reforms from the Patient Protection Affordable Care Act take effect.

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“We are seeing more young adults are coming to our clinics because before they did not have insurance and now they are covered on their parents insurance,” said Dr. Gary Ventolini, regional dean for Texas Tech University Health Science Center. “That has been beneficial.”

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