Breaking down the 3 health reforms that took effect Wednesday
Several key dates are looming as the Affordable Care Act continues its steady transition from legislation to law. There’s Jan. 1, when 10 major provisions are slated to go live. Or Nov. 6 — Election Day — when the ACA’s fate may be decided yet again. Aug. 1, 2012, probably wasn’t circled on many calendars, but a pair of key reforms — a new set of preventive care measures for women and new insurance company rebates — went into effect. Oregon al...