The provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act are scheduled for implementation over several years. Although many changes have already been implemented, major changes are not scheduled to take effect until 2014. Select a year to see the scheduled provisions and changes to be implemented. 



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  • Notice of Mid-Year Changes Provided by Health Plans
  • Uniform Coverage Summaries Provided by Health Plans
  • Quality Requirement Reporting by Health Plans

Changes to Medicare Advantage Plans


  • Expanded Service Areas
  • New Beneficiary Election Periods
  • SNP Plans Changes
  • Medicare Advantage Phase-Down Based on FFS Benchmark
  • Medicare Advantage Quality Payment