Healthcare Policy

affordable care act

The Complete Guide to The Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act was the one of the most important pieces of healthcare policy in decades. Despite all the controversy, the law was passed. In the post, we will go over the specifics of the law and its impact on the American healthcare system. Timeline of the Affordable Care Act 1. 2005 The American Medical...
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Health Insurance (Pre-ACA)

Before the Affordable Care Act, there were three types of private health insurance markets, which were regulated by the state. There were the large groups, small groups, and individuals. Large Groups - Most large employers do not buy their own health insurance, they are self-insured and employ insurance companies to be their administrators. Small Groups -...

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