TITLE

US moves a step closer to health insurance reform

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;11/14/2009, Issue 591, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the passing of health insurance reform legislation by the U.S. House of Representatives in 2009. U.S. President Barack Obama praised the move and called it "historic." Key provisions of the Affordable Health Care for America Act include requiring individuals to obtain coverage and employers to provide insurance, establishing an insurance market for purchasing coverage, and requiring insurers to explain increases in premiums.
ACCESSION #
45226600

 

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