Everyone pretty much wants to know How this really affects them?? Well parts of the decision were left in the states hands, which is a normal political move, But after the Jump is a bit more info on which state does what!
Here is the Info Directly from WhiteHouse.gov:
President Obama signed the health care law â€“ the Affordable Care Act â€“ into law on March 23, 2010 and itâ€™s already making a positive difference in the lives of millions of Americans. We are already holding insurance companies accountable and ensuring middle class families have secure, affordable health insurance.
Thanks to the health care law:
Preventive care –including mammograms for women and wellness visits â€“ are available at no charge for everyone on Medicare.
54 million Americans gained better preventive service coverage through their private health insurance plans.
By August 1, 12.8 million Americans will benefit from rebates provided by their insurance company because the company spent too much of their premium dollars on administrative costs or CEO bonuses.
6.6. million young adults were able to sign up for coverage on their parentsâ€™ plans, including 3.1 million young adults who would have been uninsured without the law.
5.3 million people with Medicare who hit the prescription drug donut hole saved $3.7 billion on their prescription drugs.
Insurance companies canâ€™t drop your coverage because you got sick and made a mistake on your application. Nearly 16 million Americans who purchase insurance in the individual market are no
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