TITLE

National Health Care Reform and the Public's Health

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, Corey S.; Somers, Sarah
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics;Spring2011 Supplemen, Vol. 39, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the implication of U.S. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA, the Act) in public health. It says that the Act features the expansion of the number of people included in the coverage of health insurance and requires a person who failed to meet an exemption to purchase specific coverage. Furthermore, accordingly, its Title IV provisions were aimed at preventing chronic disease, increasing access to preventive services, and developing healthier communities.
ACCESSION #
58058278

 

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