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PPACA: HHS Combines Aging and Disability Arms at ACL

Kathleen Sebelius forges ahead with implementing PPACA. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
Kathleen Sebelius forges ahead with implementing PPACA. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is using a statement of "organization, functions, and delegations of authority" to try to overhaul the way it handles people who need help with the activities of daily living.

HHS is putting several existing agencies, including the Administration on Aging, the Office on Disability and the Administration on Developmental Disabilities, in a new Administration for Community Living (ACL).

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