On This PageJuly 2010, No. 276

New Perspectives on Health and Health Care Policy
Last Updated: 06/03/10

Health care reform has been the primary focus of policymakers for much of the past year, culminating with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that was signed into law by President Obama on March 23, 2010. The vigorous national debate on the act has highlighted the importance of innovative, high-quality research on health and health care policy.