Health Care Law

Medical bills can impose a heavy burden, so getting health insurance can be critical.

These government programs help cover health care costs for eligible groups.

Insurers, providers, and companies that make medical products may defraud or deceive consumers.

People who identify as LGBTQ have a right to access health care free from discrimination.

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    HIPAA protects the right of people with pre-existing medical conditions to get health insurance, and it shields the confidentiality of medical records.
  • The Affordable Care Act
    Also known as Obamacare, the Affordable Care Act provides mandatory health insurance and greater coverage of pre-existing conditions.
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    Four types of tax-advantaged accounts provide reimbursement for certain medical expenses that are not covered by health insurance.
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    A veteran who did not receive a dishonorable discharge may qualify for VA health benefits, but limited resources may restrict benefits to priority groups.
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    You should review your medical bills for inaccurate or inflated charges, and you can try to negotiate a bill that you cannot pay in full.
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