The Philadelphia Inquirer, February 18, 2014
It's now February, and the Affordable Care Act, aka "Obamacare" is here. The law, as everyone knows, has become a political football, subject to endless spin and distortion. Yet many people, including some colleagues, do not know what the law entails. This week, I decided to take a closer look at how it could affect some of our patients.The first is 18-year-old Mina, who just graduated from high school last year and has a part time job working, 20-30 hours a week at a pizza shop while she's preparing to start college next fall.