Nowhere to Turn: How the Individual Health Insurance Market Fails Women

Source: Lisa Codispoti, Brigette Courtot and Jen Swedish, National Women’s Law Center, September 2008

The new report by the National Women’s Law Center, Nowhere to Turn: How the Individual Health Insurance Market Fails Women, was released in September 2008. Many Americans are unfamiliar with the harsh realities of the individual health insurance market because they receive health insurance through an employer. However, as a number of prominent health care reform proposals consider expanding the role of the individual market, it is important to understand how this system fails women.

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