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  Health Change Bulletin                                                            October 30, 2014
 
 

 Public and Private Exchanges 2015: Enrollment Trends and Outlook

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  "If we change the way we pay for health care so that providers compete for our business on price and quality, like other businesses do, prices will drop to well below today’s median price." Joe Fowler, Healthcare Author
 

Factoid
  (45.7 percent) of the business community is still unclear on the ACA and the implications it will have on their business. (39.2 percent) haven't even analyzed their ACA costs yet. 41.6 percent of employers believe that the most costly aspect of ACA reform will be offering affordable plans for employees.
 
Source: Pridestaff
Research
The Affordable Care Act: Who Was Helped Most
The New York Times, October 30, 2014
   
News 
  In 2014 ads, Obamacare is part of a broader message
CBS News October 30, 2014

Supreme Court To Hear Challenge To Obamacare Federal Subsidies
The Huffington Post, October 29, 2014

Without Subsidies Women & Men, Old & Young Average Higher Premiums
Health Pocket, October 29, 2014

Affordable Care Act: Supreme Court to Consider Hearing Subsidies Case This Week
The Ledger, October 29, 2014

Despite Obamacare Promises, Health Costs Up
U.S. News, October 28, 2014

HCA has solid Q3, downplays benefits from ACA
Modern Healthcare, October 28, 2014

Some doctors wary of taking insurance exchange patients
USA Today, October 28, 2014

More People Covered By Health Care Insurance, But You Can't Keep Your Doctor
International Business Times, October 28, 2014

   
Blogs
How the Affordable Care Act may jeopardize women's health
The Hill, October 29, 2014

With Obamacare, More Millennials Are Going To The Doctor, Sort Of
NPR, October 28, 2014

Tweets
    Which preventive services are covered under the #ACA, under what circumstances?
The Kaiser Family Found, https://twitter.com/KaiserFamFound, October 30, 2014
   
HealthshareTV video
 
What You Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act
 
  What You Need to Know About the ACA

A panel-discussion interview, in which neurologist Dr. James Bowen and a nationally recognized health insurance expert discuss the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace.

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Healthsprocket List 
Drew Hendricks: 7 Things To Know As Affordable Care Act Deadline Approaches

1. Preparing for the expense - Small businesses are trying to find a way to afford the percentage they’re required to spend
2. Avoiding the expense - The dilemma isn't necessarily how to pay for the expense, but how to get around it
3. Continue reading here

Source: Entrepreneur
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