Well, it looks like we have yet another casualty among the state healthcare insurance exchanges created to support that Putrid Pile of Amazingly Counterproductive Asininity 2010 law called the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), AKA “ObamaCare”. And I think this one going belly-up is gonna make someone very unhappy – […]
Co-authored by Greg Morrison and Sam Necrason In 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)--the healthcare law better known as Obamacare. Currently, the Supreme Court is considering a narrower, but equally important, challenge to the law in King v. Show More Summary
The heathcare reforms in the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act remain a work in progress, with some of the law's mandates causing new problems or exacerbating older flaws. One is inaccurate lists of the healthcare providers in insurers' networks; another is surprise bills by out-of-network...
77 percent of California primary care and specialty physicians understand the basics of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and 59 percent support it, a new study suggests.
A survey of California doctors found that a majority of the 525 who responded believe the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA, nee Obamacare) will steer the country's health care in the right direction. read more
77 percent of California primary care and specialty physicians understand the basics of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and 59 percent support it. Also, 525 doctors surveyed believe ACA will steer the country's health care in the right direction.
On day two of National Public Health Week (NPHW) 2015, the public health community will shine a light on local, state and regional disparities by discussing the role of the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) in addressing...Show More Summary
This week, we celebrate five years of progress since the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare or the ACA, was signed into law. Beyond the headlines and politics, the law is changing America. Every day, we are moving closer to a country where we choose to take care of those who are sick no matter who they are. Show More Summary
Obamacare, as the Affordable Care and Patient Protection Act is widely known, took effect on March 23, 2010, which — though the new and complex law was phased in over several years — means that the wide-ranging health care legislation celebrates its fifth birthday on Monday of this week. Show More Summary
President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law five years ago Monday, an anniversary that congressional Republicans will soon observe with another symbolic vote to repeal it. The general public isn't as eager to do away with the law, widely known as Obamacare,...
Michael F. Cannon This week, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in King v. Burwell, one of four legal challenges to an IRS regulation that purports to implement the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, but in fact vastly expands the IRS’s powers beyond the limits imposed by the Act. Show More Summary
Obamacare is not hurting businesses as conservatives would like to believe. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act — otherwise known as Obamacare — is putting such a small dent in the profits of U.S. companies that many refer to its impact as “not material” or “not significant,” according to a Bloomberg review of conference-call [...]
The number one, all-time favorite refrain of Republicans against Obamacare is that it's such a huge burden on the nation's employers that it's a "job killer." The nation's employers don't see it that way. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act—otherwise known as Obamacare—is putting such a small dent in the profits of U.S. Show More Summary
There have been more than 47 significant changes made to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act according to the Galen Institute. At least 28 that President Obama has made unilaterally. Congress has passed and the president has signed 17 … Continue reading ?
Michael F. Cannon The plaintiffs in King v. Burwell claim the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act only offers premium subsidies, as the statute says, “through an Exchange established by the State.” Members of Congress who voted for the PPACA – most recently Sen. Show More Summary
The official name of the politically volatile health care reform law is the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. That's usually shortened to the Affordable Care Act, or ACA. And it's popularly known as Obamacare. That nickname came from opponents of the president's first-term legislative landmark. Show More Summary
“The US healthcare system is in the midst of a large-scale transformation. With mandates from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA, or Obamacare) and other pressures, the industry is facing demographic, regulatory and financial challenges. It is under pressure to reduce costs, find better ways to keep patients healthy, and treat illnesses more […]
by Karolyn Roberts Tuesday marked a milestone for the 114th Congress. The House voted to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, which was signed into law in March 2010. That’s not newsworthy by itself. But did you know it was the 56th time they have done that? If you look at the House schedule [...]
Republicans in the House of Representatives voted again, today, to repeal the unpopular Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act also known as Obamacare. Sure, they’ve done that multiple times, but this was the first vote to come with both the House and Senate under conservative control. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy issued a statement upon […]
We expect the human capital management company to have grown on the improving employment conditions in the U.S., business bookings from the previous quarter and purchases of solutions for compliance with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.