Definition of PPACA


PPACA means the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148), as amended by the federal Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (Public Law 111-152), and any rules, regulations, or guidance issued thereunder.
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PPACA means Section 2794 of the federal Public Health Service Act (42 U.S Sec. 300gg-94), as amended by the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (P.L. 111-148), and any subsequent rules, regulations, or guidance issued pursuant to that law. 98 -- 298 --AB 1023 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39
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Examples of PPACA in a sentence

Affordable Care Act means the Patient Protection and Affordable Act (PPACA), P.L. 111-148, enacted on March 23, 2010 and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (HCERA), P.L. 111-152, enacted on March 30, 2010.
Beginning in calendar year 2014, the PPACA requires the MCO to pay the HIP Fee no later than September 30th (as applicable to each relevant year, the "HIP Fee Year") with respect to premiums paid to the MCO in the preceding calendar year (as applicable to each relevant year, the "HIP Data Year"), and continuing similarly in each successive year.
In these earlier preliminary estimates, DHHS had estimated that in calendar year 2014 PPACA could add almost 30,000 new Medicaid enrollees which could increase to over 62,000 by calendar year 2019.
This article expires immediately upon the occurrence of any of the following events: (1) The complete repeal of PPACA.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), U.S. Public Law 111-148, and 111-152 directed states to establish a Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) program to audit payments to Medicaid providers.