In this policy brief, Dr. Andrew Coburn of the Muskie School discusses three of the main components of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA): health insurance coverage, delivery system improvement, and cost containment, highlighting some of the provisions of the law that have already been implemented and those where important implementation decisions will have to be made.
Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy
Policy Brief on Federal Health Care Reform
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Health Policy Colloquia
The Muskie School's series of health policy events has covered the Affordable Care Act, the future of Medicaid, and more. Follow the "learn more" link below to access the video and audio recordings of each event, as well as the related policy briefs and presentation materials.Learn More
Dementia in Maine
As the oldest state in the nation, Maine faces the impending impact of Alzheimer’s disease on its social systems, community resources, and its health and long term care systems. This report provides a baseline picture of the current use of services by people with and without dementia in Maine. Learn more in Dementia in Maine: Characteristics, Care, and Cost Across Settings.Learn More
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