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Posted byon August 26, 2013 at 5:00 PM EDT
When Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke at the March on Washington, he described a “fierce urgency of now.” He reminded a divided nation that we need one another, and that we are stronger when we march forward, together. A half century later, Dr. King’s words have renewed meaning.
Posted byon August 22, 2013 at 5:09 PM EDT
The Affordable Care Act to increase access to quality health coverage for American Indians and Alaska Natives.
Posted byon August 21, 2013 at 4:00 PM EDT
Health care providers, mental health advocates, and individuals who have personally experienced mental illness came to the White House to talk about the intersection of two important Presidential priorities: the Affordable Care Act and mental health.
Posted byon August 21, 2013 at 2:53 PM EDT
Posted byon August 21, 2013 at 1:50 PM EDT
The Affordable Care Act is improving health and strengthening communities - especially communities of color that have long faced disparities in health and health care.
Posted byon August 20, 2013 at 6:19 PM EDT
Through provisions of the Affordable Care Act, more Americans will have access to affordable health care coverage. For Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, the law’s benefits will help reduce disparities in both health care and health outcomes through expanded insurance coverage and better access to high-quality health care services.
Posted byon August 17, 2013 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama says we are on the way to fully implementing the Affordable Care Act and helping millions of Americans.
Posted byon August 16, 2013 at 12:30 PM EDT
Nearly 1 in 5 Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) do not have health insurance. We know that health coverage is important to our families, and now, it will be more accessible than ever through the Affordable Care Act —what some may know as Obamacare, health reform, or the health care law of 2010.
Posted byon August 15, 2013 at 10:53 AM EDT
En los meses venideros, entrarán en vigencia normas adicionales de la Ley de Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio, tales como medidas de protección al consumidor para personas en Estados Unidos y sus familias, que pongan fin a los peores abusos cometidos por empresas aseguradoras, prohibiendo prácticas discriminatorias basadas en condiciones médicas preexistentes, eliminando los límites anuales a lo que las aseguradores cubren, y dando acceso por primera vez a toda persona en Estados Unidos a planes de cuidado de la salud que limitan los gastos médicos pagaderos por el paciente.
Posted byon August 14, 2013 at 5:05 PM EDT
Small businesses are the backbone of our economy, and for the 28 million small employers across the country, healthcare is a major concern. The Affordable Care Act provides benefits and opportunities to small businesses that will help increase access to affordable coverage options.