The President Of The United States

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Memorandum To: The President of the United States From: Shelli Barr Mathis, Policy Advisor Date: June 9, 2015 RE: Mandate recipients of government subsidy health care utilize ACA annual preventative care benefit before annual renewal There is no denying The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (more commonly known as ACA) is the largest health care reform in America’s history. ACA has provided affordable health care to millions of uninsured Americans nationwide. The ACA health care plans on the exchange (Marketplace) have to meet certain criteria, including provide free preventative care. As our economic conditions changed this has forced health care cost to rapidly increase along with the growth of medical care needed for our…show more content…
Third, mandatory health education and/or counseling classes as prescribed from licensed healthcare provider for specific diagnoses, if necessary. For years the US Preventative Services Task Force has made recommendations for Americans to increase preventative care to avoid future medical cost 3. ACA preventative health care section provides insurers with many preventative age appropriate screenings along with an annual physical, lab screening and counseling without additional cost sharing such as copays or deductibles to the insured. There are 3 areas of preventative care that the individual would have to complete to be eligible for government subsidy health care: • Mandatory annual physicals-~ mandatory annual physicals for the insurers will focus on prevention and health maintenance 4. Prevention screening test, immunizations, and identification test for those at risk. Healthcare providers will be able to prescribe medication, give medical advice and prepare a lifestyle program to prevent future medical attention. The mandatory annual physical program is to prevent major illness and unnecessary medical expense in the future. • Mandatory annual diagnostic lab screening test~ mandatory annual diagnostic lab screening test for the insurer will assist with early detection of diseases, and discovery and identification of specific problems 4. With annual diagnostic lab screening a provider will be able to see specific areas that are requiring attention. The lab
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