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King v. Burwell Decision Looming: Preparing for the Possible Outcomes
6/5/2015

King v. Burwell Decision Looming: Preparing for the Possible Outcomes

A familiar scenario presents itself—summer has arrived and the health care industry eagerly awaits a Supreme Court decision that could topple the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Three years after the court narrowly ruled that the ACA was indeed constitutional, albeit with the important caveat that states could not be forced to participate in the Medicaid expansion, once again the future of health care reform is being decided by the U.S. Supreme Court. A decision is expected at the end of June and millions of lives will be affected.

3/4/2015

What Experts are Saying about the King v. Burwell Hearing

Once again, the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is being decided by the U.S. Supreme Court. And with oral arguments taking place on Wednesday, once again supporters and opponents of the law are listening closely to the interpretations of various health and legal experts who are parsing the justices’ every word.

1/6/2015

Aftermath of Reform

With the ongoing implementation of the Affordable Care Act, the shifting health care landscape is continuing to shake up long-standing business models and force hospitals to reevaluate how they currently operate. Lancaster Pollard's Susan Harrison and Steve Kennedy discuss this and more in a recent article published by Advance Healthcare Network.

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How Hospitals Are Shifting Resources Post-ACA
4/22/2014

How Hospitals Are Shifting Resources Post-ACA

Health care reform has caused a seismic shift in the U.S. health care landscape. The aftershocks continue to be far reaching—toppling long-standing paradigms and causing hospitals to reevaluate how they currently operate.