The Affordable Care Act (ACA) contains provisions to expand health care coverage, improve the delivery system and outcomes, and control costs. Implementation of many provisions has already begun and will continue to be rolled out, with most major changes occurring in 2014.
This ACA timeline is updated to reflect the June 28th, 2012 Supreme Court ruling. It highlights key health reform provisions taking effect from 2010 – 2018 including the establishment of key programs and new agencies, new requirements for industry, and changes to Medicare and Medicaid.
Note: There is a downloadable version of this report. It is best printed on 11x17 paper and folded into an 8.5x11 booklet.