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Reform law easing price of premiums: HHS
Modern Healthcare

HHS released a report that says the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act already is limiting insurance premiums and offering more health insurance choices for families and businesses. The HHS report highlights a number of situations in which people or businesses the agency says will lead to reduced costs or reduced growth in costs. The report said that a family of four with an income of $33,525 could save as much as $14,900 per year because of tax credits and reduced cost sharing that result from the Affordable Care Act.