The Affordable Care Act
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), commonly called the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or Obamacare, is a federal statute signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. The ACA primarily affects people who donít have health coverage or who buy their own coverage because it is not available from their employer or a public program such as Medicare or Medicaid.
A lot of changes went into effect that changed health coverage for individuals and families:
What Does the ACA Mean for WSHIP?
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