Healthcare reform was enacted by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), which was signed into law on March 23, 2010. Under the ACA, all individuals must have health insurance and Insurance Exchanges are being created.
View this brief video to learn the basics about healthcare reform.
What Are the Risks to Your Practice?
Does the Harkin Amendment Protect You?
The highly touted Harkin Amendment is only 116 words long. While it is certainly a step in the right direction, it doesn’t guarantee access or parity. Read the amendment and decide for yourself if you feel fully protected and whether you think health plans should determine patient access.
What can you do?
Are you concerned about how healthcare reform could impact your practice?