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
  • Research roundup: Benefits of smaller practices; Rx price growth; ... - News-Medical.Net
    ... study shows price differences for ten common ... as provisions expanding eligibility for 340B were included in the 2010 Affordable Care Act ...
    08/16/2014 - 5:58 am | View Link
  • Exclusive: Interview with senatorial candidate Todd Watson - Examiner.com
    What, if anything, will you do in order to make the Affordable Care Act more palatable to your ... table and see who’s been here for ten years.
    08/15/2014 - 3:29 pm | View Link
  • Tipping Points - LewRockwell.com
    ... now doing a 50-day trip across ten countries in ... them take their faith very seriously, care about ... to give their children an affordable ...
    08/15/2014 - 2:34 pm | View Link
  • Serif Launches PagePlus X8 - Business TechEdge Magazine
    X8 – the powerful, yet affordable desktop ... Images can be imported up to ten times faster ... With just a few simple clicks, users can take ...
    08/15/2014 - 11:24 am | View Link
  • 10 years of bold moves... and babies - Asiaone
    Ten years later, and PM Lee has made another bold ... more responsibility to strengthen social safety nets, provide affordable health care and ...
    08/15/2014 - 10:11 am | View Link
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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 ...
    06/2/2014 - 11:59 am | View Link
  • Free Heart Screenings Available in More than 100 Pharmacies in North East London

    06/2/2014 - 3:36 am | View Link
  • Republicans are three times more likely than Democrats to say they know someone who was hurt by Obamacare
    A new Kaiser Family Foundation poll shows how partisan bias complicates our understanding of Obamacare
    05/30/2014 - 6:30 am | View Link
  • Vitals Ranks America’s Top Cities for Access to Health Care
    When it comes to getting top-ranked care from well-respected doctors, chances are the nation’s largest cities spring to mind. But, according to the Vitals Index second annual repor
    05/29/2014 - 1:18 pm | View Link
  • Obamacare Isn't Worth It to 72% of Americans
    NEW YORK ( MainStreet ) — Seven out of ten Americans believe the Affordable Care Act has not made a positive impact yet, a Bankrate.com report said.
    05/29/2014 - 10:51 am | View Link
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  • 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
  • Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare: National Poll Finds More Than Eight in Ten Americans Support Action to Prevent Cuts to Medicare Home Health
    Beginning January 1, 2014, the Medicare home health benefit was subjected to a 14 percent cut in funding due to the imposition of a four-year, 3.5 percent per year rebasing adjustment implemented as part of the Affordable Care Act. According to the Centers ...
    08/18/2014 - 9:44 am | 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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  • 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.
    08/27/2014 - 11:13 pm | View Website
  • Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) News, Photos and Videos ...
    Browse Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) latest news and updates, watch videos and view all photos and more. Join the discussion and find more about Affordable Care Act ...
    08/27/2014 - 7:45 pm | View Website
  • 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 ...
    08/27/2014 - 5:29 pm | View Website
  • Key Features of the Affordable Care Act | HHS.gov/healthcare
    Key Features of the Affordable Care Act On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act. The law puts in place comprehensive health insurance ...
    08/27/2014 - 3:49 pm | 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 ...
    08/27/2014 - 2:41 am | View Website
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