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hands.jpgStates Continue to Work on Medicaid Expansion

UPDATED APRIL 4 Read about efforts to fund state Medicaid expansion in Arkansas, Indiana, New Hampshire, South Dakota, Maine and Georgia.
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money.jpgValue-Based Payment Modifier Program Ramps Up

UPDATED APRIL 4 Find out how the value-based modifier can reward you for providing patients with higher quality health care at a lower cost.
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ACA Enrollment Rises as Deadline Nears

UPDATED APRIL 4 Experts estimate that anywhere from 5.4 to 6 million people will ultimately enroll for coverage in ACA insurance marketplaces in 2014.
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 Affordable Care Act Tools and Resources


Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)
  • What is an ACO?: Learn how ACOs provide quality care while keeping costs down
Health Care Delivery 
Health Information Technology (HIT)
Health Plan Coverage
Medicare Part D
Primary Care
Prevention and Wellness
State ACA Implementation - Medicaid Expansion
  • MEMBER LOGIN REQUIRED Downloadable Toolkit: Access a variety of tools for states, including an implementation timeline and a state Medicaid expansion status map, as well as sample talking points and advocacy letters  
Health Insurance Marketplace
  • MEMBER LOGIN REQUIRED Health Insurance Exchanges: Read about the issues to consider before contracting with a health insurance exchange.
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