The American Academy of Pediatrics is developing tools for pediatricians to share with parents, such as a checklist of things to keep in mind when selecting a health insurance plan for their children and how to learn about their state’s health insurance marketplace.
They are also collecting feedback from members across the country about how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is taking effect in pediatric practices, states, and communities. To access both the feedback form and the fact sheet and checklist for families visit their website at:
Thanks to the efforts of NN/LM PSR Consumer Health & Technology Coordinator Kelli Ham, a LibGuide with information resources for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is now available! The library has linked to it from our website under the Subject Guides tab or go to the guide directly on the NN/LM PSR website at http://guides.nnlm.gov/psr/aca. It will be updated as additional information becomes available.