Archives: Affordable Health Care Act

VCU Health System VP weighs-in on health care ruling

A local health official praises the increased coverage headed to Americans but worries about who will provide care to an influx of patients

Local reactions to the Supreme Court’s Health Care ruling

Today, the nation’s highest court ruled that the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate is constitutional. Here’s reaction from local officials.

Study by health care experts at VCU find way to save nearly 50% in care costs

While the Supreme Court now considers whether the individual mandate provision in the Affordable Health Care Act is constitutional, a new report by health care experts at VCU have found a way for the act to save upwards of 50% of the costs associated with providing coverage to the uninsured.