Obamacare Won't Transform America--Yet

Hollander, Catherine
September 2013
National Journal;9/28/2013, p1
The article assesses the Affordable Care Act (ACA) which core provision on the individual mandate for health insurance takes effect on January 1, 2014. The author claims that ACA will change the health care system and culture in the U.S. It examines other reforms in the U.S. that allegedly led to the rising costs of health care such as the rise of employer-sponsored insurance during the World War II period and the adoption of Medicare and Medicaid in 1965.


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