Ten Things You Didn't Know Were In The Affordable Care Act

So you think the Supreme Court upheld a law that requires most people to buy health insurance? That's only part of it.

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  • GOP boycotts health care advisory boardGOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • US medicine spending shows rare dip
    Total U.S. spending on prescription medicines declined last year, a first in more than half a century. The dip was 1 percent, to $325.8 billion — a 3.5 percent drop after accounting for population growth and economic expansion, according to the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics. More
  • Study Finds Expanded Medicaid Increases Health Care Use
    Come January, millions of low-income adults will gain health insurance coverage through Medicaid in one of the farthest-reaching provisions of the Obama health care law. More
  • Where the Budget Cut Pain Is Really Being FeltWhere the Budget Cut Pain Is Really Being Felt
    "It's in areas like health care, education and job training," Packer said. "Programs are closing or are being cut, layoffs are happening. It's not just waiting in line a bit longer at the airport." More
  • Governments may push workers to health exchange
    In a move that would capitalize on provisions under President Barack Obama's health care law but could cost the federal government millions of dollars, Washington state lawmakers have found a creative way to pass a large chunk of their health care expenses along to Washington, D.C. More
  • Improving Quality Scores and Care Transitions - Pharmacy Practice News
    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Established with the Affordable Care Act in ... made per patient was 1.62. Ten patients (75%) were
    09/2/2014 - 3:31 pm | View Link
  • Walmart Workers Rant About the "Nonsense" New Dress Code - Gawker
    They don't care as song as they are collecting ... the posts and we do need an affordable cost to ... For ten years I gave my all but my efforts ...
    09/2/2014 - 3:23 pm | View Link
  • The Next Housing Crisis: Aging Americans' Homes - Forbes.com
    ... care, the study says — spending 59 percent less each month on it than those with affordable ... Folks tell me that ten years ago, there’s ...
    09/2/2014 - 3:06 pm | View Link
  • Make life-saving medicines accessible - Nevada Sagebrush
    ... an advanced cancer, while others drive ten minutes to a local hospital to obtain care for the ... accessibility to effective and affordable ...
    09/2/2014 - 12:02 pm | View Link
  • Vitals Ranks America's Top Cities for Access to Pediatric Care - TMC Net
    Vitals Ranks America’s Top Cities for Access to Pediatric Care - BusinessWeek
    09/2/2014 - 10:22 am | View Link
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  • Ten Miles Square
    Writing about President Obama’s record on drug addiction treatment without mentioning the passage of the Affordable Care Act and the development of the regulations for the Mental Health Parity and...
    09/2/2014 - 4:25 am | View Link
  • Top ten most desirable postcodes revealed: Best places for jobs housing, crime rates, schools and health
    Tidworth in Wiltshire qualifies on both counts. And when job prospects, affordable housing, low crime rates and good schools and health care are factored in, the place comes out in first place. The small garrison town, with the postcode of SP9, sits on the ...
    08/24/2014 - 12:35 pm | View Link
  • Ten ways to make the Affordable Care Act better
    The Affordable Care Act's first enrollment period has just ended, and despite a slow start, the first enrollment period was a significant success. More than 7 million people gained private health coverage through the new marketplaces. Additional millions ...
    04/8/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Lincoln Named A Top Ten City For Affordable Health Care
    For this list of cities for affordable health care, editors not only measured affordability, but also took into account Esri survey data on average per capita spending on health care and related items. They factored in the number of area hospitals, the ...
    02/17/2014 - 11:09 pm | View Link
  • Ten fake Obamacare websites shuttered in California
    On November 14, the California Attorney General shut down 10 fake Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) websites. The sites mimicked the official “Covered California” affordable health insurance website; following a month-long investigation, California ...
    11/14/2013 - 12:21 pm | View Link
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  • HRSA
    HRSA health centers care for you, even if you have no health insurance. You pay what you can afford, based on your income. Health centers provide
    09/2/2014 - 7:21 am | View Website
  • Affordable Care Act Tax Provisions
    Affordable Care Act Topics. Individuals and Families; Employers; Other Organizations; List of Tax Provisions; Legal Guidance and Other Resources; Questions ...
    09/2/2014 - 7:14 am | View Website
  • Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
    The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), commonly called the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or "Obamacare", is a United States federal statute signed into ...
    09/1/2014 - 5:09 pm | View Website
  • Affordable Care Act of 2010: News Releases, Multimedia and ...
    Affordable Care Act Topics. Individuals and Families; Employers; Other Organizations; List of Tax Provisions; Legal Guidance and Other Resources; Questions ...
    09/1/2014 - 5:02 pm | View Website
  • Affordable Care Act
    Affordable Care Act. For information on the protections related to your employment-based health plan or if you are looking for coverage, please visit our consumer page.
    09/1/2014 - 2:57 am | View Website
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