Health Care Thursday: Explaining Obamacare in 214 Words

In the following months, leading up to January 1, 2014, additional provisions of the Affordable Care Act will be available, including critical new consumer protections for Americans and their families that end the worst insurance company abuses by banning discrimination based on pre-existing health conditions, ending annual limits on what an insurance company will cover, and giving all Americans access to health care plans that cap out-of-pocket medical costs for the first time.

To debunk some of the other myths about Obamacare – here are 214 words to describe the law.

There’s a lot to the health care law. But it’s based on a few simple principles, described below in a mere 214 words. Follow the links for more details.

Learn more at HealthCare.gov.