Wednesday, September 17
State programs aimed at offering health insurance to individuals considered uninsurable and unable to buy coverage on the individual market.
Tuesday, September 16
The highest actuarial level health plans available through the insurance exchanges, equal to a 90 percent actuarial value. Bronze, Silver, and Gold plans offer lower actuarial values.
Monday, September 15
Elder Justice Act
A Provision of the ACA designed to protect the elderly from being targets of physical or psychological harm within the health care system.
Friday, September 12
Electronic Medical Record
A digital record of health information of individual patients shared across health care settings. Also known as an Electronic Health Record.
Thursday, September 11
Medicare Part D
A program within Medicare to offer private prescription drug coverage plans to beneficiaries. Plan premiums are subsidized and the coverage is optional.