1332 Waivers and Health Centers
Update to Emerging Issues Brief 12
Resource Topic: Emerging Issues, Value-Based Health Care Transformation
Keywords: Access to Care , Policies and Procedures.
Year Developed: 2020
Resource Type: Publication
Primary Audience: Board of Directors; C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, COOs, CMOs, etc.); PCAs
Secondary Audience: Administrative Staff; Clinicians; Enabling Staff; Outreach Staff
National Association of Community Health Centers
(See other resources developed by this organization).
Resource Summary: This factsheet provides an update to 1332 Waivers and
Health Centers: Emerging Issues #12, published in June of
2016. Section 1332 of the Patient Protection and
Affordable Care Act allows states to waive certain
provisions of the ACA in order to implement alternative
approaches to coverage options. There have been a
number of developments in this field; this update will
reiterate topics that remain unchanged and highlight
current waiver policy.