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    The Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Nurses

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    After segments of the Health Care Reform Act, identify implications for nursing and for nursing leadership. How do we, as a profession, best prepare for the changes to come?

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    Some key areas that are circulating in conversations about the Affordable Care Act follow. Merrill Matthews says, "There are lots of losers in President Obama's effort to remake the U.S. health care system, and chief among them are the doctors. But there are also winners, especially nurses and physician assistants (PAs). Indeed, nurses and PAs win big in part because doctors lose badly (Health Care Future Great for Nurses. Stinks for Doctors, The Health Care Blog). ...

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    Issues affecting the nursing field reflective of the Affordable Care Act are discussed. References are provided.