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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  • Healthcare Leadership Must Shift From Cottage Industry To Big Business
    For several years, the healthcare industry has been teetering on the brink of upheaval. With the launch of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), it?s now facing a state of emergency ? one in which the current changes are shining a spotlight on the fact that healthcare has become a fragmented industry of silos. Today, the onus of navigating the healthcare system is put on consumers (patients), which is ...
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  • Republicans are three times more likely than Democrats to say they know someone who was hurt by Obamacare
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  • Obamacare Isn't Worth It to 72% of Americans
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  • Ten ways to make the Affordable Care Act better
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  • Ten fake Obamacare websites shuttered in California
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  • What is the Affordable Care Act? 10 things you should know
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  • Top Ten Things You Should Know about the Affordable Care Act
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  • Key Features of the Affordable Care Act | HHS.gov/healthcare
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