Provost John Etchemendy Ph.D. ’82 will likely to set a new minimum salary for the 2013-14 academic year in late February.
While the Affordable Care Act (ACA) continues to be a contentious issue in the run-up to the 2012 election, the legislation’s eventual impact on the Stanford community could present a trade-off between expanded coverage and higher premium costs, according to University health administrators.
One million additional young adults have health insurance coverage compared to a year ago as a result of the Affordable Care Act, the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services reported on Sept. 21. The act has had little impact on health insurance coverage rates and choices at Stanford so far, though Cardinal Care may become more expensive in future years.
Regulatory changes passed in March’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act have set insurance companies, hospitals and corporate America to work to alter their health plans and policies. But other organizations, like universities, could see changes, too.
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Citing budget cuts, Vaden Health Center officials said control of the center’s physical therapy unit will be transferred to an outside firm beginning in September. The unit, staffed by four employees, serves about 700 students a year…