Alan Schlobohm is the Senior Program Administrator with the Kaiser Family Foundation. The link below will take you to a step-by-step tutorial of how the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act also known as the Health Reform Law enacted on March 23, 2010 progressed through the legislative process. This tutorial focuses on the early role of the presidential agenda as well as the key people involved in passing the health reform law. Additionally, this tutorial covers key Congressional committees involved in the beginning stages of health reform and how the law was considered by both the House and Senate. Finally, this tutorial will cover how differences were resolved amond the House and Senate in order for President Obama to sign the health reform into law.
For additional information see the following resources:For additional information see the following resources:
- Kaiser Family Foundation
- DHHS consumer website
- Alliance for Health Reform
- National Assocaition of Insurance Commissioners
- National Governors Assocaition
Additional KaiserEdu Tutorials:
- An Overview of Health Reform
- How Will Medicaid Change?
- Health Reform and Medicare