Written By Sherwood Kohn

And that is only what its friends have to say about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as “Obamacare.”

The underlying problem is that the law, the Title I of which runs to 374 pages (there are 10 titles), was designed to satisfy everyone, and as most of us know, such attempts end up satisfying no one.

To begin with, the bill, which the President signed into law on March 23. 2010, is still being “refined,” i.e., written. What was passed is only the basis for further definition.

But here is what we know at this juncture:

  • If you do not have health insurance through your employer, you can buy an Affordable Health Care policy through any participating health insurance broker.