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Implementing the Affordable Care Act: Revisiting the ACA's Essential Health Benefits Requirements

Implementing the Affordable Care Act: Revisiting the ACA’s Essential Health Benefits Requirements
Source: Commonwealth Fund

The Affordable Care Act broadens and strengthens the health insurance benefits available to consumers by requiring insurers to provide coverage of a minimum set of medical services known as “essential health benefits.” Federal officials implemented this reform using transitional policies that left many important decisions to the states, while pledging to reassess that approach in time for the 2016 coverage year.

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Government And Politics

Family Medicine 2.0

I write this blog for 3 audiences. Many of these posts are written for the lay audience. Someone will ask me while mowing the grass about ebola or… 532 more words

Healthcare Reform

What Would Happen If Health Care in the U.S. Improved?

What Would Happen If Health Care in the U.S. Improved?
Source: Commonwealth Fund

The United States health care system is the most expensive in the world, but the Commonwealth Fund report Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, 2014 Update: How the U.S.

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Business And Economics