U.S. Health Care Reform: News & Information Document List

Publication List:

Living with a Disability magazine urges eligible disabled people to enroll in federal health marketplace at healthcare.gov before Feb 15, 2015 deadline - Published: 2014-12-22

Competitively priced plans as alternative to Obamacare made possible by federal government Professional Employer Organization legislation - Published: 2014-12-12

Study finds racial gaps in Medicare Advantage persist across the United States except in the West - Published: 2014-12-12

The Affordable Care Act offers great promise for kids, but we are concerned that its intended benefits are not fully realized for children - Published: 2014-12-08

The Affordable Care Act or Obamacare requires most Americans to obtain some kind of health insurance coverage - Published: 2014-11-30

HealthPocket examines deductibles and out-of-pocket costs for 2015 Affordable Care Act health plans - Published: 2014-11-20

According to a new study majority of Americans do not appear to understand impact and implications of the landmark legislation - Published: 2014-10-15

With political divide over health care reform new analysis of state level decisions shows signs of emerging middle way toward reducing ranks of uninsured - Published: 2014-04-08

Study by researchers reveals those who might potentially benefit the most from Affordable Care Act also the most clueless about health care policies - Published: 2014-03-26

Information regarding ICD-10-CM, the International Classification of Diseases, which uses alphanumeric codes to identify known diseases and health issues - Published: 2014-02-14

Information regarding applying for social security disability benefits and how the Obamacare or Affordable Care Act will affect you - Published: 2013-12-05

Article by Allsup provides information for persons with disabilities after the supreme court ruling on healthcare - Published: 2012-07-26

Analyzes the cost of providing health insurance, along with changes in health plans the states have adopted to slow cost increases - Published: 2011-07-07

Majority of Massachusetts residents support the health care reform legislation enacted in 2006 - Published: 2011-06-07

Young adults ages 19 to 29 are struggling to get the health care they need more than almost any other age group - Published: 2011-05-27

Serving Those Who Serve Our Nation encourages political leaders to give special attention to the stake of veterans in the future of Social Security - Published: 2011-05-26

Leaders in health and health care policy believe states should be allowed to implement key provisions of the Affordable Care Act early with full federal support - Published: 2011-05-23

New health reform law will expand health insurance coverage to nearly all uninsured women and will make health care more affordable - Published: 2011-05-11

Accountable Care Organization networks could potentially be designed to exclude minorities and widen disparities in health care - Published: 2011-04-26

United Spinal Association report compiling answers to questions regarding the Affordable Care Act or health care reform law - Published: 2011-04-23

Important deficit in new healthcare legislation was the failure to address the 800-pound gorilla sitting squarely in the middle of the US healthcare system - Published: 2011-03-08

Up to two-thirds of the 7 million uninsured residents in California will become eligible for health insurance coverage when health care reform is implemented in 2014 - Published: 2011-02-15

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act' is one of the more controversial laws ever passed by Congress - Published: 2011-02-10

Health Care Reform will inevitably have enough of an impact that seniors will discover that there is plenty to like and dislike about the law - Published: 2011-02-09

The individual mandate is imposed to try to avert adverse consequences of the Act itself - Published: 2011-02-02

Doctors united by frustration with the health care delivery system met in Scottsdale AZ for the American Academy of Private Physicians (AAPP) annual meeting - Published: 2011-01-29

The National Council on Aging is urging the 112th Congress not to repeal the landmark Affordable Care Act - Published: 2011-01-18

A number of important new benefits will go into effect under the Affordable Care Act passed by Congress earlier this year - Published: 2010-12-25

Individuals and employers can now use AskBlue Healthcare Reform an online tool developed by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association - Published: 2010-12-09

In the Wake of Republican Victory in Congress Repealing the Health Care Reform Law is a Leading Topic of Debate Among Americans - Published: 2010-12-06

Federal health care reform legislation holds out the promise of a more independent life for people with disabilities - Published: 2010-11-07

Information on some of the key provisions of the law and how they may impact the way you receive medical care - Published: 2010-10-04

A large percentage of employees think health benefits are more important than higher wages - Published: 2010-09-28

Call on states to use the implementation of the Affordable Care Act to end Medicaid long-standing bias toward funding long-term care in institutional settings such as nursing homes - Published: 2010-09-28

National Senior Citizens Law Center Statement on Newly Effective Health Reform Benefits for Older Americans - Published: 2010-09-23

Patient Bill of Rights breaks the stranglehold insurance companies have had over our health care decisions - Published: 2010-09-23

The National Council on Disability announces support for six major provisions to the Affordable Care Act - Published: 2010-09-23

On average Medicare Advantage premiums will decrease by 1 percent in 2011 - Published: 2010-09-21

Reports that health insurance companies in some states will stop offering child-only coverage - Published: 2010-09-21

The most politically charged feature of the health reform law is the mandate that legal residents have health insurance - Published: 2010-09-14

Underhanded tactics used to get health care legislation passed including exploitation of the AMA claim to speak for doctors - Published: 2010-09-13

New study demonstrates that US government health reforms alone are not sufficient to reduce the healthcare inequality gap - Published: 2010-09-09

Percentage on Medicare levy to ensure disability services have a similar entitlement rating to medical services - Published: 2010-08-30

Americans are becoming less willing to provide their own personal funds for universal healthcare coverage - Published: 2010-08-27

Detailed and objective guide on impact of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act - Published: 2010-08-26

Americans more likely to say they expect to delay or cancel physician visits laboratory tests or medical procedures - Published: 2010-08-23

Natick VNA empowers patients and their families to make informed decisions about home care - Published: 2010-08-16

Thirty million women will benefit from the new health reform law over the next decade - Published: 2010-07-31

Highmark web site provides employers individuals and seniors with important information on health care reform - Published: 2010-07-20

RetireSafe Protests the Recess Appointment of Dr. Donald Berwick as CMS Administrator - Published: 2010-07-09

Indiana physicians questioning whether or not these changes are actually an improvement - Published: 2010-07-02

Making Sense of the Financial Impact of Healthcare Reform Financial Professional Identifies Five Key Areas to Consider - Published: 2010-06-08

Care Act grants to states and communities to help individuals and their caregivers - Published: 2010-06-04

Medicare patients who suffer from disabling arthritis of hip and knee among age related ailments may end up facing accessibility crisis to medical care - Published: 2010-06-01

Healthcare Reform Changes Lead Employers to Rethink Retiree Prescription Benefit Strategies - Published: 2010-05-20

Processing of Medicare reimbursement claims for medical equipment providers continues to be a problem - Published: 2010-05-18

Average total medical spending for typical American family of 4 reached $18,074 an increase of $1,303 over last year - Published: 2010-05-11

Less than a quarter of Americans want no changes to the health care legislation signed into law - Published: 2010-04-22

SAVE THE PATIENT is hosting another community show to bring education, insights and resources to the Chicago public - Published: 2010-04-16

Impact of health care reform on federal employees and families discussed on American Federation of Government Employees Inside Government radio show - Published: 2010-04-15

A Response to Putting Politics Before Patients by the AARP - Published: 2010-04-15

The new health care reform promises to prevent denials of care and coverage to include pre-existing conditions - Published: 2010-04-15

Information on the provisions in the Healthcare Legislation for People with Disabilities in America - Published: 2010-04-15

An editorial concerning the debate over nursing home care vs at home care and the Community Choice Act - Published: 2009-07-13

ADAPT outrage over the Obama Administrations Exclusion of People with Disabilities in relation to Health Care Reform - Published: 2009-07-11