Research Report Monitoring and Enforcing the Affordable Care Act: A Roadmap for People with Disabilities
Stan Dorn
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This report describes some of the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) key statutory and regulatory safeguards that can help people with disabilities obtain essential care and supports. The report flags issues for monitoring by the disability community, nationally and in states, to ensure that people with disabilities fully share in ACA’s promised gains while avoiding potential risks posed by ACA. The report describes applicable legal duties, identifies the entities responsible for fulfilling those responsibilities and, in some cases, explores potential avenues for redress.
Research Areas Health and health care
Tags Health insurance Federal health care reform Health care delivery and payment Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program  Disability and long-term care Hospitals and physicians Private insurance Medicare Long-term services and support
Policy Centers Health Policy Center