Last year, nearly 50% of Massachusetts residents delayed or neglected medical care because of associated costs. HCFA’s Executive Director Amy Rosenthal spoke to the Tradeoffs podcast, a weekly conversation on health care, about the number of people who call our HelpLine and indicate they would have delayed or forgone care had our counselors not helped them access more affordable health coverage.

Listen to Tradeoffs for the full conversation about states’ uphill battle to stop runaway health care costs.