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ACA Implementation Update Call Now Oct. 12

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) implementation update call has been rescheduled for Oct. 12 at 11 a.m. (PT). The call was previously scheduled for Oct. 11. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is hosting the call to provide an update on ACA’s implementation for clinicians, hospitals and other health care providers. This is the second in a series of monthly conference calls on ACA implementation efforts that impact hospitals, doctors, nurses and other health care providers. The monthly calls review recent announcements from HHS and its agencies, explore one or two topics with senior HHS officials, and provide an opportunity for participants to ask questions and share feedback. This month’s call will feature Mary Wakefield, administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, who will discuss ACA’s health care workforce investments. The call-in number is (888) 455-2963 and the Passcode is 2954962.