AMA Journal of Ethics

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Illuminating the art of medicine

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AMA Journal of Ethics

Formerly Virtual Mentor

Illuminating the art of medicine

AMA Journal of Ethics. July 2015, Volume 17, Number 7

Ethics Poll

Understanding the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

Which of the following sets of provisions are all included in the ACA?
Read a discussion of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act in the July 2015 issue of the AMA Journal of Ethics.
The ACA can be accurately described as a program that broadens health care coverage through a combination of governmental and private market reforms.
Read a discussion of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act in the July 2015 issue of the AMA Journal of Ethics.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have surveyed hospital patients about their experience of care since 2008. Some physician practices and clinics are beginning to do likewise. Which of the following best expresses what you think about these patient satisfaction surveys?
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