Health reform provisions

Understanding Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act provisions

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is built around a number of provisions. These provisions are in place to help expand access to insurance, increase protections for consumers, focus on preventive care and wellness, improve quality, offer cost controls and more.1 The information here is intended to help you find details about these various provisions. 

Important information about the No Surprises Act provision

The No Surprises Act is a law that will go into effect for plan or policy years beginning on or after Jan. 1, 2022.  

Footnotes

  1. The Affordable Care Act: a Brief Summary