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Viewpoint | Health Care Reform

Health Policy Update 2014 Another Exciting and Turbulent Year Ahead

Gail R. Wilensky, PhD1; Rita F. Redberg, MD, MSc2,3
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1Project HOPE, Bethesda, Maryland
2Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
3Editor, JAMA Internal Medicine
JAMA Intern Med. 2014;174(6):837-838. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.1141.
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It is hard to imagine a more tumultuous year for health policy in the United States than 2013. Yet 2014 and the actual start of coverage expansions under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) may prove to have at least as many challenges. In this health policy update, we discuss 5 of these challenges.

Article InformationCorresponding Author: Gail R. Wilensky, PhD, Senior Fellow, Project HOPE, 7500 Old Georgetown Rd, Ste 600, Bethesda, MD 20814 (gwilensky@projecthope.org).

Published Online: March 26, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.1141.

Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.

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