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Health Care Reform: the Affordable Care Act & Obamacare

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Are you required to buy health insurance? What will happen if you don't? Can you get help paying for health insurance?

Are Obamacare rumors really true? What does the Affordable Care Act actually say? Are there loopholes to get around penalties? Get answers here.

 

  1. What the Affordable Care Act Requires of You
  2. Help Paying for Health Insurance and Affordable Care Act Subsidies
  3. Health Reform Overview
  4. Health Care Reform Issues & Benefits
  5. Physicians and Health Reform

What the Affordable Care Act Requires of You

What Obamacare Requires of You

Find out what the Affordable Care Act says you must do and what will happen if you don't. Learn about the mandate to get health insurance and the penalty for not having it. Find out if you're eligible for an exemption from the mandate to get health insurance.

Help Paying for Health Insurance and Affordable Care Act Subsidies

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If you're finding health insurance is more expensive than you can afford, learn about the health insurance subsidies created by the Affordable Care Act to make buying and using health insurance more affordable.

Health Reform Overview

Learn the basics of health care reform and the Affordable Care Act.

Health Care Reform Issues & Benefits

The Affordable Care Act brings many benefits to Americans, but it's not without issues or problems. Learn how reform addresses some specific issues, creates new protections and benefits, but also raises taxes.

Physicians and Health Reform

Health Care Reform could add 30 million newly-insured people into our health system, potentially making the shortage of primary care physicians worse. Learn how physicians are affected by health care reform, and how that affects you.

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