Departments: Legal & Regulatory IssuesThe Affordable Care Act State Health Insurance Marketplaces: A Toolkit for Case ManagersHahn, Joyce A. PhD, APRN-CNS, NEA-BC; Sheingold, Brenda Helen PhD, RN; Ott, Karen M. DNP, RNAuthor Information Joyce Hahn, PhD, APRN-CNS, NEA-BC, is an Associate Professor and Founding Faculty at the George Washington University School of Nursing. She has held clinical and administrative positions in a variety of health care arenas to include acute care and community settings, public policy, and academia. Brenda Helen Sheingold, PhD, RN, is an Assistant Professor and Founding Faculty at the George Washington University School of Nursing. She holds a master's degree from the John Hopkin's University School of Business and a PhD in nursing/public policy from George Mason University. Karen M. Ott, DNP, RN, is the Director of Policy, Education, and Legislation in the Office of Nursing Services at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and the liaison to the VA Office of Academic Affiliations to design and implement educational initiatives that promote and sustain VA nursing professional development. Address correspondence to Lynn S. Muller, RN, BA-HCM, CCM, JD, Esq., Muller & Muller, 15 West Main Street, Suite C, P.O. Box 164, Bergenfield, NJ 07621 (email@example.com). The authors report no conflicts of interest. Disclaimer: The information contained in this department is for educational purposes only. It is not legal advice, which can only be given by an attorney admitted to practice in the jurisdiction/state(s) in which you practice. Do you have a question or an issue you would like addressed here? Questions and comments are always welcome. We encourage all readers to submit questions, comments and/or manuscripts, as well as topics they would like to see addressed in this department. Questions and other inquiries are accepted by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Professional Case Management: January/February 2014 - Volume 19 - Issue 1 - p 39-45 doi: 10.1097/NCM.0000000000000007 Buy Metrics © 2014 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.