Stethoscope and dollars For those who did not enroll in health insurance, nearly a quarter (24 percent) say they did not obtain health coverage due to the cost. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Satisfaction with the Affordable Care Act exchanges “may be waning,” according to Transamerica Center for Health Studies’ Seventh Annual U.S. Healthcare Consumer Survey.

More than a quarter (26 percent) of U.S. adults surveyed by TCHS who are insured via an exchange say there has been a decrease in the quality of health insurance plans they have access to, and nearly the same percentage (23 percent) say the number and variety of health insurance options they have access to has decreased.

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Katie Kuehner-Hebert

Katie Kuehner-Hebert is a freelance writer based in Running Springs, Calif. She has more than three decades of journalism experience, with particular expertise in employee benefits and other human resource topics.

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