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Emergency room sign The study results suggest that there are factors other than insurance coverage that are hindering efforts to encourage patients to turn to other providers. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Too many people are still relying on emergency departments as their go-to place for health care, despite the Affordable Care Act.

Marlene Satter

Marlene Y. Satter has worked in and written about the financial industry for decades.

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