General ACA implementation resources

Information about the ACA:

Text of the Affordable Care Act,

Kaiser Family Foundation: The Basics on Health Reform,

Community Catalyst: Health Insurance 101,

“Key Features of the Affordable Care Act, By Year,”

 “Summary of Coverage Provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,”

 Families USA information about the ACA’s Patients’ Bill of Rights and Other Protections,

Federal Government Resources on the ACA:,

SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) health care page,

CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) health care page,

CCIIO (Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight),

National Prevention, Health Promotion and Public Health Council,

Organizations with Resources on ACA Implementation:

Kaiser Family Foundation,

Families USA,

Community Catalyst,

National Academy for State Health Policy,

National Conference of State Legislatures,

The Commonwealth Fund,

Center for Health Care Strategies,

Alliance for Health Reform,

Urban Institute,

Center for Children and Families at Georgetown University,

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities,

Health Reform GPS at George Washington University,

Kaiser Health News,

Helpful Publications on General Implementation Issues:

“ACA Federal Funds Tracker,”

“Affordable Care Act Implementation:  How is it Affecting the Health Care Workforce?”

“Implementing the Affordable Care Act:  State Action on Early Market Reforms,”

“10 Priorities for Health Reform Implementation,”

“The Bottom Line: How the Affordable Care Act Helps America’s Families,”

“Implementing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: A 2012 State To-Do List for Exchanges, Private Coverage, and Medicaid,”

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