Tag Archives: ACA

How Health Insurance Actually Works

By Kristina M. Young, MS & Philip J. Kroth, MD, MS Authors of Health Care USA, 9th Edition Amidst all the rhetoric and bluster of the health care debate, public discourse suggests that many lawmakers and the American public have … Continue reading

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Lots of Focus on the ACA, Meanwhile MACRA Is Here to Stay

While the recent headlines are focused on the potential repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), another health care law is moving forward, unobstructed. The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) was passed in 2015 with full … Continue reading

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8 Student Assignments to Help You Navigate Politics in the Classroom

By Sharon Buchbinder, RN, PhD Author of Introduction to Health Care Management, 3rd Edition As we roll into the second month of a new administration in Washington, D.C., many of our previously held beliefs are being challenged on all levels. … Continue reading

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Spring 2017 Webinar Recordings Now Available

If you weren’t able to join us for any of these spring webinars featuring authors of our newest titles, check out the recording: Nursing Informatics Hear from authors Dee McGonigle and Kathleen Mastrian as they discuss the topic of nursing … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning Author and Health Policy and Law Expert Joel Teitelbaum Weighs in on the Latest Affordable Care Act Litigation

More than six years after becoming law, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) remains heavily litigated.  Since 2010, dozens of lawsuits have been lodged against it, with four of them reaching the United States Supreme Court – a remarkable number given … Continue reading

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King v. Burwell: A Policy Expert’s View, Part 2: The Verdict

This is the second installment of a 2-part commentary by Jones & Bartlett Learning author and health policy expert, Joel Teitelbaum, on the most recent challenge to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) before the U.S. Supreme Court. On June 26th, 2015, … Continue reading

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Supreme Court upholds a key part of the Affordable Care Act

“Congress passed the Affordable Care Act to improve health insurance markets, not to destroy them,” Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. wrote. In a 6-3 decision, the Supreme Court passed the controversial health care law that will allow millions of … Continue reading

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King v. Burwell: A Policy Expert’s View, Part 1

This is the first installment of a 2-part commentary by Jones & Bartlett Learning author and health policy expert, Joel Teitelbaum, on the most recent challenge to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), now a case before the U.S. Supreme Court. The … Continue reading

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5-Star Review for Health Care USA, Eighth Edition

Great news! Health Care USA: Understanding Its Organization and Delivery, Eighth Edition by Harry A. Sultz and Kristina M. Young just received a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody’s Review Service. Reviewer, James C. Townsend, DHSc., MBA, MIS, from A. … Continue reading

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New Webinar: Teaching the Affordable Care Act with Health Care USA

Have you been looking for ways to engage your students in understanding the complexities of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)? Earlier this week, we conducted a webinar on teaching the ACA in the college classroom. Our special guest presenter was … Continue reading

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