Massachusetts health care reform reviewed as a model for national plan

Wednesday, March 24, 2010 - 14:22 in Health & Medicine

On Tuesday, President Obama signed into law US health care reform legislation, leaving many Americans wondering how it will affect them, their families and businesses. The national health care reform bill was modeled on groundbreaking 2006 legislation in Massachusetts requiring all adults in the Commonwealth to have health insurance coverage through an individual mandate. A new article by health policy experts explains how Massachusetts has handled the insurance requirement since 2006 and describes the lessons policymakers have learned.

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