Doctors Seeing More Patients Thanks to Health Care Law

Healthcare navigators are seeing lots of women signing up for insurance for the first time, and they believe there are a few big reasons.

Under the new Affordable Care Act, every policy must cover maternity care plus lifesaving tests now have no co-pay.

“Women can now have mammograms and other screenings that are done for free. The annual checkup that you have at your doctor is now free,” healthcare navigator Andres Ramirez said.

Report and interview by KLAS-TV 8 NEWS NOW