Healthcare Reform: Insurance Industry Changes and How They Could Affect You

Thanks to the new healthcare reform law, the insurance industry is undergoing a big transformation. The federal government is now requiring insurers to open the coverage gates, remove the benefit caps, [more…]

Understanding Healthcare Reform's Long-Range Impact on Medicare and Medicaid

The ACA, also known as the Affordable Care Act or "Obamacare," expands prescription drug benefits and helps hold down premium costs for Medicare recipients. Together, Medicare and Medicaid currently insure [more…]

Healthcare Reform 2014: Mandated Coverage, Insurance Exchanges, and Employer Requirements

Some parts of the Affordable Care Act have already been implemented. However, several of the more groundbreaking provisions of the healthcare law — some of which will affect the greatest number of Americans [more…]

How Healthcare Reform Affects You

Healthcare reform (what some refer to as "Obamacare") is now the law of the land. The legislation means the American health system is undergoing an overhaul the size of which hasn't been seen since Medicare [more…]

Affordable Care Act Reconciliations: A Congressional Timeline

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) or simply the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. The ACA — what some refer to as [more…]