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Health Equity Rule Issued under the Affordable Care Act

By on June 20, 2016 in Affordable Care Act with 0 Comments

On May 13, 2016, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights issued a Final Rule implementing Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in certain health programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance. Entities […]


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