Affordable Care Act Resource List

Websites:
Washington Health Plan Finder
www.wahealthplanfinder.org
 
Your Idaho Health
www.yourhealthidaho.org
 
Cover Oregon
www.coveroregon.com/
 
Health Insurance Marketplace
www.healthcare.gov/
 
Full text of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-111hr3590enr/pdf/BILLS-111hr3590enr.pdf
 
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Detailed Summary
http://dpc.senate.gov/healthreformbill/healthbill04.pdf
 
The Health Care Law & You
U.S.Department of Health and Human Services
http://www.healthcare.gov/law/index.html
Links to the full law, key features of the law, timeline for changes, and benefits for individuals
 
Wikipedia article
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patient_Protection_and_Affordable_Care_Act
 
Times Topics
http://topics.nytimes.com/top/reference/timestopics/organizations/s/supreme_court/affordable_care_act//index.html
A collection of articles put together by the New York Times
 
Wall Street Journal:
http://topics.wsj.com/subject/H/health-reform/1662
Collected news and commentary


Proquest:
"A Timeline of the Affordable Care Act." The Washington Post Jan 12 2014. ProQuest. Web. 19 Mar. 2014 .
Behind the scenes: A timeline March 23, 2010 President Obama signs the Affordable Care Actinto law The broadest changes to the U.S. health-caresystem in decades, the law is intended to provide coverage to millions of uninsured Americans through new state health-insurance marketplaces, called exchanges, that can be run by the states or by the federal government on a state's behalf.
 
Jaffe, Susan. "The Affordable Care Act's Insurance Programme Takes Effect." The Lancet 383.9912 (2014): 112-3. ProQuest. Web. 19 Mar. 2014.
Nearly 4 years after Congress approved President Barack Obama's healthlaw--the Affordable Care Act(ACA)--after surviving a Supreme Court battle and a presidential election, the controversial healthinsurance programme it created quietly began as Americans welcomed in the New Year.
 
"What the Affordable Care Act Means for You." Harvard Health Publications.Harvard Women's Health Watch 01 2014ProQuest. Web. 19 Mar. 2014 .
The Affordable Care Act(ACA) doesn't apply to women on Medicare or to the vast majority of women currently covered by their employers.
 
"The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society; Narrow Networks and High Cost-Sharing among Concerns Raised by New Report on Affordable Care Act from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society." Insurance Weekly News (2014): 63. ProQuest. Web. 19 Mar. 2014.
"The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society exists to find cures and ensure access to treatments for all blood cancer patients," said Mark Velleca, M.D., Ph.D., chief policy and advocacy officer of LLS. [...]while many new rules under ACA make obtaining insurance easier for people with blood cancers, such as prohibiting companies from turning away patients with preexisting conditions and eliminating lifetime coverage limitations, the Milliman report identifies several areas of concern that we want cancer patients to be aware of, and policymakers to address."
 
Myth Versus Fact: How the Affordable Care Act Provides Patient Protections, Lowers Health Care Costs. Lanham, United States, Lanham: Federal Information & News Dispatch, Inc, 2012. ProQuest Research Library. Web. 28 Jan. 2013.
 
Health Care Providers: What they'Re Saying about the Affordable Care Act. Lanham, United States, Lanham: Federal Information & News Dispatch, Inc, 2011. ProQuest Research Library. Web. 28 Jan. 2013
 
Jaffe, Susan. "US Health Reform Still Faces Challenges." The Lancet 380.9855 (2012): 1727-8. ProQuest Family Health; ProQuest Research Library. Web. 28 Jan. 2013.
 
Clinton, William Jefferson. "Health Security for All Americans." Social Policy: Essential Primary Sources. Ed. K. Lee Lerner, Brenda Wilmoth Lerner, and Adrienne Wilmoth Lerner. Detroit: Gale, 2006. 303-307. Gale Opposing Viewpoints In Context. Web. 28 Jan. 2013.
 
"Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act." World Book Online InfoFinder. World Book, 2013. Web. 28 Jan. 2013.
 

Books and Print Articles:
Ross, Betsy M. C, and Betsy M. C. Ross. Beating Obamacare: Your Handbook for Surviving the New Health Care Law. Washington, D.C: Regnery Pub, 2013. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/820531163
 
Koppelman, Andrew. The Tough Luck Constitution and the Assault on Health Care Reform. , 2013. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/811599662
 
Davidson, Stephen M. A New Era in U.s. Health Care: Critical Next Steps Under the Affordable Care Act. , 2013. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/818953203
 
Jones, Denecia A. The Simple Reader's Guide to Understanding the Affordable Care Act (aca) Health Care Reform. Bloomington, IN: Abbott Press, 2013. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/860986291
 
Tate, Nicholas. Obamacare Survival Guide: The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and How It Affects You and Your Healthcare. West Palm Beach, FL: Humanix Books, 2012. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/821158189
 
Gibson, Rosemary, and Janardan P. Singh. The Battle Over Health Care: What Obama's Reform Means for America's Future. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2011. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/741999159
 
Epperly, Ted. Fractured: America's Broken Health Care System and What We Must Do to Heal It. New York: Sterling & Ross Publishers, 2012. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/779577799
 
Landmark: The Inside Story of America's New Health Care Law and What It Means for Us All. New York: Public Affairs, 2010. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/574188449
 
An Act Entitled the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Washington, D.C: U.S. G.P.O, 2010. Internet resource.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/649733693
 
Hoffman, Beatrix R. Health Care for Some: Rights and Rationing in the United States Since 1930. , 2012. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/772611086
 
Edlin, Aaron S, Joseph E. Stiglitz, and Long J. B. De. The Economists' Voice 2.0: The Financial Crisis, Health Care Reform, and More. New York: Columbia University Press, 2012. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/761538163
 
Parks, Dave. Health Care Reform Simplified: Guide Your Family and Your Business Through Health Care Reform. New York?: Apress, 2011. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/755068806
 
Ferguson, Olivia. Health Care. Detroit [Mich.: Greenhaven Press, 2011. Print.
http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/719673357
 
 
Podcasts: 
Will Affordable Care Act Gain Popularity As It Ages?.
All Things Considered. (July 12, 2012)  Word Count: 890.
To listen to this broadcast, click here:
http://www.npr.org/2012/07/12/156689006/will-affordable-care-act-gain-popularity-as-it-ages
 
Answers To Your Questions About The Health Care Overhaul Law.
All Things Considered. (Mar. 22, 2012)  Word Count: 1778.
To listen to this broadcast, click here:
http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2012/03/22/149164172/answers-to-your-questions-about-the-health-care-overhaul-law
 
 
Currently Playing
Schedule Grid KPBX 91.1
Morning Edition
5:00am 9:00am
Schedule Grid KSFC 91.9
Morning Edition
6:00am 8:00am
Click for Spokane, Washington Forecast
SPR Family of Underwriters: