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
  • Pope Supports Equal Pay; Baltimore Video Goes Viral - Womens Enews
    More News to Cheer This Week: Ten men were jailed ... This Week: Five years after its introduction the requirements of the Affordable Care Act are ...
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    12 Images of Peaceful Protesting on May Day 2015 - Stranger
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  • Woody and Buzz: Landscape Motifs in the San Fernando Valley - KCET
    ... cow country, You can forward my mail care of R.F ... in defense industries and affordable suburban ... the Valley one of the top ten most ...
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  • HUFFPOLLSTER: Polls Still Show Rising Support For Same Sex Marriage - Huffington Post
    ... percent of Jews, approximately six in ten white ... Affordable Care Act took full effect... It’s likely that perceptions of the Affordable ...
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  • Ben Carson takes faith to presidential bid - Detroit News
    Freddie Gray's Injury 'Almost Impossible to Acquire …by Simply ... - Christian Post
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  • Think You’ve Got Good Health Insurance? Think Again
    Nearly three out of ten skipped a treatment or follow-up appointment and 22% didn’t see the specialist they were referred to. This particular survey occurred before the Affordable Care Act and Health Law went into full effect, but we know the Affordable ...
    05/29/2015 - 2:52 am | View Link
  • CMS Proposes Major Update to Medicaid Managed Care Regulations
    In the preamble, CMS references ten key principles released in earlier guidance ... The MDRP was expanded by the Affordable Care Act to apply to prescriptions for Medicaid managed care enrollees. Comments on the Proposed Rule are due by July 27, 2015.
    05/28/2015 - 3:24 pm | View Link
  • Readers weigh in on China, health care and Sam Brownback’s Uber trip
    Sam Graves and his colleagues would “immediately repeal” the Affordable Care Act, which Graves refers to as Obamacare ... Why not construct a list using the Ten Commandments to determine whether the patron meets an acceptable moral standard.
    05/28/2015 - 11:26 am | View Link
  • American CareSource Announces New Chief Operating Officer
    About American CareSource Holdings, Inc. American CareSource Holdings, Inc. is the owner of a growing chain of ten urgent and primary care centers ... to the impact of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Health Care and Educational ...
    05/28/2015 - 6:59 am | View Link
  • New Affordable Care Act payment model seeks to reduce cardiovascular disease
    Health care providers who participate in the model will work with Medicare beneficiaries to determine their individual risk for a heart attack or stroke in the next ten years (for example, 25 percent). Then, providers will work with patients to identify ...
    05/28/2015 - 4:58 am | View Link
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  • Read the Law | HHS.gov/healthcare
    Read the Law The Affordable Care Act was passed by Congress and then signed into law by the President on March 23, 2010. On June 28, 2012 the Supreme Court rendered a ...
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  • Obamacare
    View complete coverage on Obamacare, including news and videos about the Affordable Care Act
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  • Tracking the Affordable Care Act
    When the federal online marketplace for the Affordable Care Act stumbled out of the gate last fall, leaving would-be applicants unable to sign up for care or even to ...
    05/28/2015 - 3:53 pm | View Website
  • Affordable Care Act (ACA) Tax Provisions
    Affordable Care Act (ACA) Tax Provisions. Español. The Affordable Care Act contains comprehensive health insurance reforms and includes tax provisions ...
    05/28/2015 - 10:53 am | 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.
    05/28/2015 - 10:38 am | View Website
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