Posts tagged "Affordable Care Act"
On ACA’s fifth anniversary, share your story with APHA

On ACA’s fifth anniversary, share your story with APHA

A fan of APHA’s Facebook page and commenter on one of our posts, Kansas resident Jenny Stronstad, shared her ACA story with Public Health Newswire.

March 16 news: Loneliness, e-cig ads, public health funding

Check out the latest in public health news for Monday, March 16, 2015.
Public health to Supreme Court in Twitter chat: #DontTakeMyCare

Public health to Supreme Court in Twitter chat: #DontTakeMyCare

Check out the top 10 #DontTakeMyCare tweets in a Twitter chat on the U.S. Supreme Court Case, King v. Burwell.
11.4 million Americans sign up for health coverage through ACA Marketplace

11.4 million Americans sign up for health coverage through ACA Marketplace

The Affordable Care Act is working “a little better than anticipated,” as U.S. President Barack Obama announced this week, for 11.4 million reasons.
The Nation's Health: CHIP remains critical link for US children’s health

The Nation’s Health: CHIP remains critical link for US children’s health

Read more about the Children's Health Insurance Program and its federal funding implications in The Nation's Health February 2015 issue.

Jan. 16 news: Fewer Americans delay medical care, CDC on flu vaccine, Wendy’s removes sodas

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, Jan. 16, 2015.
APHA supports FDA’s new menu labeling rule

APHA supports FDA’s new menu labeling rule

Consumers will soon better know the nutrition content of food at chain restaurants and other food retailers, thanks to a new menu labeling rule announced today by FDA.
ACA Health Insurance Marketplace second open-enrollment begins today

ACA Health Insurance Marketplace second open-enrollment begins today

The chance to find affordable health coverage for you and your family is here again, starting today.

Sept. 16 news: Troops to battle Ebola, pain medication overdoses, parents and whooping cough

Check out the latest in public health for Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014.
5 ACA updates you should know about

5 ACA updates you should know about

This summer, ongoing implementation of the Affordable Care Act has resulted in a range of public health news. Here are five ACA updates you should know about.
Courts disagree, millions of Americans will continue to receive ACA benefits

Courts disagree, millions of Americans will continue to receive ACA benefits

Yesterday the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruled to weaken federal funding mandated by the Affordable Care Act. Then the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, in Richmond, Va., ruled the opposite.
Health Insurance Marketplace: What did we learn?

Health Insurance Marketplace: What did we learn?

In a briefing last week, Alliance for Health Reform and The Commonwealth Fund discussed outcomes from the six-month open-enrollment of the Health Insurance Marketplace.