Health Care Transformation
Advancing the delivery of health care and finding new ways to be more efficient and effective for all of our patients.
Affordable Care Act Update
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, often shortened to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and nicknamed “Obamacare” was signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. Due to the ACA, the uninsured rate in the United States is the lowest is has been in over 50 years. Congress and the Trump Administration continue to try to dismantle the ACA. Learn more about the various proposals and discussion about affordable healthcare in the United States.
Telehealth is an effective way to provide needed health care services to people in medically underserved areas, especially rural areas and areas where accessibility to specialty care is needed. AMITA Health has advanced policies to increase access and ensure payment for this valuable technology. Learn more about our efforts.
Health Care Transformation Legislative Action
AMITA Health continues to grow and evolve using emerging technological capabilities and committing to advanced standards of care. Transformation policies help us achieve the goal of collaboration in providing effective, wholistic care to our patients. Click through to see a list of our activity.