Affordable Care Act

Monitoring the Health Insurance Landscape

American Association of Nurse Practitioners - Affordable Care Act

In March 2010, President Obama signed comprehensive health reform, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), into law. AANP is working closely with various government agencies and Congress to ensure NPs are a part of this continued effort. AANP has provided resources below for both health care providers and consumers to inform you and your patients of the law and how it is currently being implemented.

General Information

Get the general information everyone needs to know about ACA here, including Health Insurance Marketplace basics, how to connect through social media and ACA in the news

Review General ACA Information

ACA for NPs and Other Health Care Providers

See what NPs need to know about ACA, including how you can help, protecting yourself against fraud and providing your valuable feedback.

Review ACA Information for NPs

ACA for Consumers

Explore what consumers—and your patients—need to know about ACA, including Health Insurance Marketplace basics; information for parents, teachers and students; and the ACA call center.

Review ACA Information for Consumers