Health Care Reform

New Tools Outline Benefits for Small Business and How Health Reform Works

WASHINGTON, D.C.–(ENEWSPF)–April 6, 2010.  A new issue brief and interactive Small Business Savings Calculator from the Center for American Progress outline the benefits for small businesses under the recently passed Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and a new video explains “How Health Reform Really Works.”

The interactive Small Business Savings Calculator allows business owners to enter information about their business, and calculate the benefits they will see under the new law.

See the Small Business Savings Calculator here.

The issue brief by Lesley Russell, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress, explains that the new law, along with the Senate’s $18 billion jobs bill, will ensure that small businesses have the help they need to offer heath care benefits while keeping current employees and attracting and taking on new ones.

Read the issue brief here.

And a new video from Ellen-Marie Whelan, Senior Health Policy Analyst at CAP, breaks down the new law and explains how health reform really works.

Watch the video here.