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Tuesday, July 22

Anti-Injunction Act

Americans cannot challenge a tax until after they have paid it; in reference to court challenges to PPACA.

Monday, July 21

Accreditation

A process through which providers (of health care, or health insurance) are certified to meet standards set forth by agencies that oversee them.

Friday, July 18

Tax Credit

An amount that a person or family subtracts from the amount of income tax that they owe.

Thursday, July 17

Pay or Play

Colloquial term for an ACA provision requiring employers to offer health insurance or pay a fine.

Wednesday, July 16

Accreditation

A process through which providers (of health care, or health insurance) are certified to meet standards set forth by agencies that oversee them.

Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC)

A health care setting that meets requirements under HHS to receive additional reimbursement to carry out their mission of providing primary care services to underserved…