S.H.O.P.

Federal Sources:

 

How Will Health Reform Affect Small Businesses and Their Employees? (Kaiser Family Foundation)

Employers and the Exchanges Under the Small Business Health Options Program: Examining the Potential and the Pitfalls (Health Affairs, subscriber content)

Good Business Sense: The Small Business Health Care Tax Credit In the Affordable Care Act (Small Business Majority and Families USA)

Small Business Outreach and Messaging (Families USA)

The Affordable Care Act: Improving Incentives for Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment (Georgetown University, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Urban Institute)

Status of Federal and State Efforts to Establish Health Insurance Exchanges for Small Businesses (United States Government Accountability Office, June 2013)

SHOP (Small Business Health Option Program):  delay in implementing “competing insurance plans” requirement. Small businesses will be limited to one plan on the Marketplace in year 1: Updates to health care reform law

Job-Based Health Coverage and the Affordable Care Act:  Why the Law Won’t Cause Employers to Drop Coverage http://familiesusa2.org/assets/pdfs/health-reform/Job-Based-Health-Coverage.pdf

Local and State Health Officials and Health Care Advocates Launch Calvert County (MD) Effort to Educate Small Business about Small Business Health Care Tax Credit http://familiesusa2.org/assets/pdfs/toolkit/HCA-Advisory.pdf

SBA and Small Business Majority Powerpoint on SHOP