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What’s Ahead for the Affordable Care Act in 2013?

This month marks the third anniversary of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act becoming law.

Consumers have gained access to many new benefits under the law since it was passed in 2010. They include free preventive services, new rights to appeal insurers’ decisions, drug discounts for seniors onMedicare, and tax credits for small businesses.

Yet the biggest changes are set to take place less than a year from now. On Jan. 1, 2014, all Americans will be guaranteed access to health insurance coverage.

Read about some of the biggest developments to watch in 2013 in my article on WebMD.

Posted in Health Reform, New Benefits