Affordable Care Act Essays and Term Papers

  • Affordable Care Act: Anything but Affordable

    Affordable Care Act: Anything but Affordable The Affordable Care Act is a piece of legislation that aims to extend healthcare coverage to millions of Americans. This bill has divided the nation and in some circles discussions end in bitter arguments. Those that support the bill feel it is the nation’s...

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  • Affordable Care Act

    Health Care in the U.S. “The Affordable Care Act is a health care law that aims to improve our current health care system by increasing access to health coverage for Americans and introducing new protections for people who have health insurance” (http://- www.healthcareandyou.org). Affordable...

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  • Affordable Care Act

    Professor Iwanek Govt 2305 10/06/13 Executive Summary on The Affordable Care Act The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is the new health care reform law otherwise known as ObamaCare. The ACA attempts to reform the healthcare system through affordable quality health insurance, and by reducing the increase of healthcare...

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  • Affordable Care Act

    The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act signed into law on March 23, 2010, and it looks to expand coverage to over thirty million Americans. The law was created to give a majority of Americans health care coverage, stem the quasi-unlawful practices of insurance companies, and improve the quality...

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  • Affordable Care Act - 1

    | Affordable Care Act? | Aka Obamacare | Angela Phillips 6/19/2012 Heald College Portland | The Affordable Care Act is a health care law that aims to improve our current health care system by increasing access to health coverage for Americans and introducing new protections for people...

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  • The Affordable Care Act

    Table of Contents • Overview of the Affordable Care Act of 2010 • Pros and cons as a health policy • The impact on the views of the Democrats and Republicans • Discuss specific factors that contributed to the ability of the House of Representatives and the Senate to approve this legislation. ...

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  • Affordable Care Act

    The Affordable Care Act becomes law. On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act. The law puts in place comprehensive health insurance reforms that will roll out over four years and beyond, with most changes taking place by 2014. Others have already begun The House Repeal Vote:...

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  • The Affordable Health Care Act

    and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) is a United States federal statute that was signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. This particular law has come with much controversy. The law (along with the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010) is the principal health care reform...

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  • Affordable Care Act

    HEALTH CARE POLICY Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Affordable Health Care Insurance Lanie Soliven 8/11/2013 The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act known as the Obamacare or the Affordable Care Act (ACA), was signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23...

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  • Affordable Care Act

    Affordable Care Act (Obama Care) How the Affordable Care Act Effects United States Citizens The overarching theme of my paper is the controversial topic of the Affordable Care Act. The Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly known as Obama Care, is now open...

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  • Affordable Care Act

    Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Yolanda Raqueno HCS/455 April 17, 2013 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act The goal of this essay is to discuss the health care system in the United States. Another aim of this essay is to discuss the health policy, to improve, and to reduce...

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  • Weighing in on the Affordable Care Act

    Thesis: Like the American government (Democrats vs. Republicans), I am on the fence with what I feel for the Affordable Care Act. I realize there are just as many positive benefits to the new law as there are weaknesses, and although there are negative sides; I feel the help American citizens can receive...

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  • The Affordable Care Act

    “Employer Responsibility Tax”, better known as the Affordable Care Act will take affect. During the process of changing their policies small businesses are going to need financial assistance to conform adequately to the government’s new health care reform. In order to do so, small businesses with less...

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  • The Affordable Care Act

     The Affordable Care Act provides Americans with better health security by putting in place comprehensive health insurance reforms that will expand coverage, hold insurance companies accountable, lower health care costs, guarantee more choice, and enhance the quality of care for all Americans. One...

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  • Affordable Care Act

    My initial thoughts about Affordable Care Act were very positive. I strongly feel that we, as one of the best economic countries in the world should have health care for every citizen. Then, I started to learn about the program and the affect it has on businesses and the economy, which changed my perception...

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  • Affordable Care Act

     Why America Needs the Affordable Healthcare Act Brandon M. Speight Southern Illinois University ...

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  • Affordable Care Act

     Affordable Health Care Act By Cecily Blakely Macroeconomics Mr. Mirijanian March 1st, 2014 Affordable Health Care Act Purpose Statement Health care reform has been a budding issue within the United States this past year, and problems continue to surface. At the beginning of this...

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  • The Affordable Care Act

    The Affordable Care Act The Affordable Care Act, also known as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, was put into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. The focus of the Act is a health care law geared towards improving the health care system of the United...

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  • Affordable Care Act

     Affordable Care Act Topics Joseph L. Mitchell, Jr. January 22, 2014 HCS/490 Dr. Michael Minor Summaries The Marketplace is a new method of finding health coverage that best fits an individuals needs and budget. Prior to the Affordable Care Act being approved, individuals were...

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  • Affordable Care Act

    Controversial Affordable Care Act: Good or bad? Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, was signed in to law by President Obama on 23rd March, 2010 and the Health Insurance Exchange Marketplace just opened on 1st October, 2013. Some people disagree with this new law by saying that Obamacara...

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