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When do the various phases of healthcare reform go into effect?

Joane Goodroe
Nursing

The implementation of the Affordable Care Act (known as Obama Care) occurs over 8 years with 87 different initiatives. The following details the number of initiatives to be implemented each year.

2010 - 26 initiatives with 26 implemented

2011 - 18 initiatives with 20 implemented

2012 - 11 initiatives with 11 implemented

2013 - 11 initiatives with 15 implemented

2014 - 2 initiatives with 16 implemented

2015 - 0 initiatives with 1 implemented

2016 - 0 initiatives with 1 implemented

2018 -0 initiatives with 1 implemented

For more information on the timeline and initiatives,
visit http://www.healthcare.gov/law/timeline/index.html

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