Affordable Care Act

HSPH’s Katherine Baicker explains the factors driving state-to-state premium disparities under President Obama’s signature health law that are expected to get bigger in 2015. Watch now 

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Ben Sommers HRW next battlefield

VIDEO: Next battlefield in health care fight: Medicaid

Medicaid reform stands as the next major state-by-state fight over President Obama’s signature health program, most immediately in Virginia. HSPH's Ben Sommers analyzes the likely scenarios.

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Related links

Health Stew - a blog on health care policy and politics by John McDonough, HSPH professor of the practice of public health.

An Ounce of Evidence - the blog of Ashish Jha – physician and health policy researcher.

Other resources

ACA litigation blog - News, legal analysis, and documents related to constitutional challenges to the ACA -  Official site of the Health Insurance Marketplace

Kaiser Family Foundation - A good source for infographics, statistics, and other information on the ACA

Kaiser Health News: Health reform - Independent coverage of health care policy and politics

New York Times: In Practice - A blog tracking the Affordable Care Act

Politico: Health care - Politics and the health care system

RealClearPolitics: Public Approval of Health Care Law - Aggregated public opinion data plus news and commentary

Washington Post Politics: All your Obamacare questions answered - Questions and answers around the ACA topics discussed most


“If we are smart about using the doctors we have today, we can easily absorb the new patients into our system and provide high quality care for everyone.”

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