Transforming the Public Health System: What Are We Learning? - Dr. Georges Benjamin, Executive Director, American Public Health Association
Impact of the ACA on State and Local Public Health Systems - Presentation by Vanessa Forsberg, APHA
HealthCare.gov MyCare is an initiative to educate Americans about new programs, benefits, and rights under the Affordable Care Act health care law.
Reforming Our Nation' Health System: Lessons for the Public Health Community - Covers the proceedings of a November 2010 meeting where public health leaders explored the implications of the new law for public health programs and priorities, and spells out recommendations for ensuring that the law stays true to its intentions.
Among its recommendations, the report urges public health professionals to advocate and educate on behalf of the law, demonstrate the value of public health and prevention programs in improving health outcomes and reducing costs, create innovative public-private partnerships, seize funding opportunities to improve community health and ensure that public health has a voice in insurance reforms. - Click here to download the report.