28
SEP
2013

HEALTHCARE REFORM: HOW DOES IT AFFECT ME?

Dear valued client: There was a lot of response from my first email about how the Healthcare Reform Act (the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (PPACA)). There were many questions repeated, so it seems many of you have the same inquiries. I will use this email to...
01
SEP
2013

Health insurance will change dramatically in 2014

Thank you for the privilege of serving your health insurance needs. As you are probably aware, health insurance will change dramatically in 2014. Healthcare reform and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (PPACA) will impact all of us. Whether you refer to it as...
31
JUL
2013

Will the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) also called in here the Healthcare Reform Act (HRA) be repealed?

I get this question frequently due to the media coverage of Congress desperately putting forth Bills to repeal PPACA. Let’s review a Civics lesson. Any change to an existing Act must pass both Houses and be signed off by the President. A majority of two-thirds in both...
30
JUL
2013

THE FAMILY GLITCH

Almost all legislation has “winners” and “losers”; people that are helped and those whom receive negative impact. And with complicated legislation like the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) there are going to be unintentional...
31
MAY
2013

Healthcare Reform … what now that it has passed?

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (I’ll call it PPACA hereafter) passed into law in March, 2014. Some initiatives have already passed into effect. Many others won’t until Jan.1, 2014. Changes that have been put in place already include: 1) Preventative...
12
MAR
2013

Healthcare Reform – what now that it has passed?

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (I’ll call it PPACA hereafter) passed into law in March. Some initiatives have already passed into effect. Many others won’t until 2014. Now that PPACA has been in effect for a couple of months, where are the burning...
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