Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act


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Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

a federal statute signed in 2010 designed to improve health care access in the United States through insurance reform.
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At the signing of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama stated, "The bill I'm signing will set in motion reforms that generations of Americans have fought for and marched for and hungered to see.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PL 111-148) temporarily increased the adoption expense credit and fringe benefit exclusion limit for adoption-assistance programs and made the credit refundable.
On March 25, 2010, House Democrats voted 220 to 207 to approve a package of fixes to the underlying health care reform law, The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, signed by President Obama on March 23.
Supreme Court's Decision to Uphold the Individual Mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Source: Paychex, Inc.
It was recently announced that URAC was 1 of 2 approved accreditations for health plans as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, better known as the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
WHILE PUNDITS wrestle with just what impact the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is having, or will have, on the country, a survey reveals a number of consumers expect the worst.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) -- which went into full effect earlier this week and also played a part in the ongoing shutdown of the federal government -- is properly understood less as an overhaul of the nation's health care system than as an overhaul of the health insurance system.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act keeps getting easier to comply with, as the Obama administration delays the enforcement of provision after provision.
Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, physicians and health care providers can establish ACOs to provide collaborative care for patients.
APHA spoke out July 10 against a House effort to overturn the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Supreme Court is considering a lawsuit brought against the federal government by Texas and 25 other states that questions the constitutionality of several key aspects of the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
14 from the Supreme Court that it will take up legal challenges to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
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