following is from a timeline of implementation dates produced by the Henry J.
Kaiser Family Foundation for when some of the key provisions of the Patient
Protection and Affordable Healthcare Act will take effect. This is a
continuation of last week’s newsletter, which outlined the changes from the
years 2010 through 2013:
and Employer Requirements:
2015 and later
attorneys at Oast & Hook, P.C., are currently studying the Act in order to
better incorporate its provisions into estate and long-term care planning for
clients to ensure clients don’t run out of money during retirement.
more information on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the
Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, visit the following
& Hook, P.C.: www.oasthook.com
J. Kaiser Family Foundation: www.kff.org/healthreform/8060.cfm
Department of Health and Human Services: www.healthreform.gov
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Sandra L. Smith joined the firm in
2003. She practices primarily in the areas of elder law, estate
estate and trust administration, special needs planning, asset
planning, long-term care planning and Veterans' benefits. Ms. Smith is
certified as an Elder Law Attorney (CELA) by The National Elder Law
In 2008, Ms. Smith was named as a
Rising Star by Virginia Super Lawyers magazine. Rising Stars names the
top up-and-coming attorneys.