Congress passed and President Obama signed the health care bill into law. The following is a summary of various aspects of the law with the changes which are planned for each year.
(With much thanks to Regina Curran for her contributions to the content of this text).
Prepared By: PGCM Sharyn W. Russell, LICSW, C-ASWCM
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