Affordable Care Act in the News


NOVEMBER 2012


Florida Republican leaders shift on Affordable Care Act (Jacksonville Business Journal, 11/15/12)

Study: US docs most negative on healthcare system (The Hill, 11/15/12)

Health Law Has States Feeling Tense Over Deadline (The New York Times, 11/14/12)

Conservatives press the states to keep fighting 'ObamaCare' (The Hill, 11/9/12)

Post-election, Federal Health Reform Here to Stay (Twin Falls Times-News, 11/9/12)

Boehner: "ObamaCare is law of the land" (Reuters, 11/9/12)

With Obama's Win, Affordable Care Act Lives (ABC News, 11/8/12)

What Obama's Re-election Means for Health Care (Time Magazine, 11/8/12)

Obama's win means his healthcare law will insure all Americans (Los Angeles Times, 11/8/12)


OCTOBER 2012
 

Patients are true targets of Medicare sequestration cuts (The Hill, 10/5/12)

What ObamaCare Means for Small Employers in 2013 (Bloomberg Businessweek, 10/4/12)

Americans have mixed feelings about healthcare: Reuters/Ipsos poll (NBC News, 10/4/12)

Health Care Case Is Seen as Helping Law but Hurting Court (The New York Times, 10/1/12)


SEPTEMBER 2012
 

Liking It or Not, States Prepare for Health Law (The New York Times, 9/23/12)

Mental Care Is Covered (Wall Street Journal, 9/22/12)

'Obamacare' foes fear GOP losses (Politico, 9/22/12)

Can Employee Health Clinics Save Cities and States Money? (Governing, 9/21/12)

Major Health Reform Changes Effective in 2012 (U.S. News and World Report, 9/21/12)

Stakeholders seek regulatory direction on insurance exchanges (American Medical News, 9/21/12)

Ways to create a healthy workplace (Washington Business Journal, 9/21/12)

Health Law, Medicare Both Hot Issues In House And Senate Races (Kaiser Health News, 9/21/12)

Health Care Reform To Ease Health Insurance Shopping With Plain-Language Paperwork (Huffington Post, 9/21/12)

Is A Competitive Health Care Model All It's Cracked Up To Be? (Kaiser Health News and the Atlantic, 9/20/12)

Health Reform 2.0: Governors Pushing Back on Medicaid Expansion (Health Day, 9/20/12)

Dismantling The Affordable Care Act: What Could A President Romney And Hill Republicans Do? (Health Affairs Blog, 9/20/12)

Health Reform 2.0: States Balking at New Insurance Exchanges, Part I (Health News, 9/19/12)

Seniors fear return of Medicare 'doughnut hole' (Buffalo News, 9/19/12)

Affordable Care Act Trumps Recession's Impact on Health Insurance Coverage (Huffington Post, 9/18/12)

DREAMers Will be Ineligible for Obama's New Health Care Law (Fox News, 9/18/12)

Practitioners Find Complexity, Flexibility In Notice on Employer Penalties ... (Bloomberg, 9/18/12)

Urgent care centers are booming, which worries some doctors (Washington Post, 9/17/12)

Op Ed: America's Health Worker Mismatch (The New York Times, 9/13/12)

Hobby Lobby sues over morning-after pill coverage (Associated Press, 9/12/12)

Editorial: Fewer Uninsured People (The New York Times, 9/12/12)

New Medical Care Networks Show Savings (The New York Times, 9/11/12)

Study of U.S. Health Care System Finds Both Waste and Opportunity to Improve (The New York Times, 9/11/12)

Massachusetts Businesses Pleased with Health-Care Reform (Governing, 9/11/12)

IRS: We'll be ready for health care law (Washington Times, 9/11/12)

Healthcare Job Growth Cools Slightly (Health Leaders Media, 9/10/12)

Special Report: International Companies Starting to Take Wellness to Heart (Workforce, 9/11/12)

The average employer health plan now costs $15,980, and that's kind of good news (Washington Post, 9/11/12)

Health Care: Romney Vague on Popular Health Provisions (National Journal, 9/11/12)

Door to Door in the Heartland, Preaching Healthy Living (The New York Times, 9/10/12)

Health Care Reform: More Young Adults Have Insurance Than Last Year, Study Says (Huffington Post, 9/10/12)

The March Of Affordable Care Act Litigation Goes On (Health Affairs Blog, 9/9/12)

Romney says he would retain popular parts of Obama's signature health care overhaul (Washington Post, 9/9/12)

Healthcare reform law to usher in new age of consumerism (Los Angeles Times, 9/8/12)

The doctor won't be seeing you now (Wall Street Journal Market Watch, 9/7/12)

From Physician Glut to Physician Shortage (The New York Times, 9/7/12)

US Health Care System ‘Wasted' $750 Billion in 2009 (ABC News, 9/6/12)

States have power to shape federal health care law if governors want to take it (Palm Beach Post, 9/1/12)

In Amenable Mortality-Deaths Avoidable Through Health Care-Progress In The US Lags That Of Three European Countries (Health Affairs, 9/12)


AUGUST 2012


Health Care: A Real Fixer-Upper (Workforce, 8/30/12)

How Congress paid for Obamacare (in two charts) (Washington Post WonkBlog, 8/30/12)

ACA rules on women's coverage create confusion in practices (American Medical News, 8/27/12)

Rationing Health Care More Fairly (The New York Times, 8/21/12)

Contraception, healthcare and the costs women will leave behind (The Guardian, 8/17/12)

Massachusetts Tackles Health Costs (Stateline, 8/16/12)

Treasury May Scrap 'Use It or Lose It' Rule on FSAs (National Journal, 8/13/12)

Ambiguity in Health Law Could Make Family Coverage Too Costly for Many (The New York Times, 8/11/12)

Obama’s health-care law: The fitness and wellness provisions you may have missed (Washington Post, 8/7/12)

Massachusetts Healthcare Reform Reduced Disparities in Access to Hospital Care (Newswise, 8/6/12)

U.S. Officials Brace for Huge Task of Operating Health Exchanges (The New York Times, 8/4/12)


JULY 2012


Don't Get Hit With Fines Under Health Care Reform (Fox News, 7/29/12)

Court's Ruling May Blunt Reach of the Health Law (The New York Times, 7/24/12)

Final Rule on Data Collection for Essential Health Benefits Unveiled (The Commonwealth Fund, 7/19/12)