Under the Affordable Care Act there are 5 areas of importance. It makes prescription drugs more affordable. It gives you preventative care services for free. It provides incentives for your doctors to work together for you. It strengthens Medicare Advantage and it helps ensure your access to care. For more detailed information, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services developed an online brochure, Medicare and the New Health Care Law – What it Means for You. (PDF - 314KB).