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Getting a Grip on the Affordable Care Act

So the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is here. What does it all mean? Obviously there is plenty out in the news about the possible positive and negative effects this law will have for the health care system. As medical students and residents and even attendings it can be hard to know how the ACA will impact us as providers and even more difficult to know how it will affect our patients. To help give us a basic idea of what we can expect from the ACA and answer a few questions we sat down with Dr. Nathan Moore, one of the authors from the book “The Health Care Handbook”.