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The second act | With Obama and the reform law here to stay, big decisions are ahead for healthcare
By Rich Daly and Jessica Zigmond | November 10, 2012 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
The Nov. 6 election reaffirmed the 2010 healthcare overhaul and set the stage for a host of major healthcare decisions lawmakers must consider in the weeks and months ahead.
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In the right direction | Obama wants to move us 'forward' during his second term, but will we follow?
By John D. Thomas | November 10, 2012 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
The headline on the cover of our magazine this week—“Forward”—is an obvious reference to the slogan used by the Barack Obama campaign during this election season.
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Safety net providers wary about Medicaid's place in debt talks
By Jessica Zigmond | November 10, 2012 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
As Congress and the White House brace for intense deficit-reduction negotiations, the nation's safety net providers are anxious about what changes might be in store for Medicaid.
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Coming to terms | Industry leaders weigh in on impact of election
By Modern Healthcare | November 10, 2012 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
President Barack Obama's re-election delivered healthcare executives some certainty that the bulk of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will be implemented, yet little clue how the president and Congress will treat healthcare programs in their quest to control federal spending.
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Surge of exchange plans expected from states
By Rich Daly | November 10, 2012 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
President Barack Obama's re-election and a post-election deadline extension are expected to produce a surge of states submitting insurance exchange plans to the CMS.
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Hospital stocks rally as election solidifies reform
By Beth Kutscher | November 10, 2012 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Hospital stocks once again were a bright spot in a gloomy market as the re-election of President Barack Obama signaled more certainty about the fate of healthcare reform.
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Deficit problems could affect PCORI, CMMI
By Maureen McKinney | November 10, 2012 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
The work of groups established by the healthcare reform law to explore better ways of delivering and paying for healthcare will continue as planned now that President Barack Obama secured a second term, but experts say looming deficit talks could jeopardize some of their funding.
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Clear path ahead
By Melanie Evans | November 10, 2012 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
President Barack Obama's re-election means hospitals and doctors can move with more certainty to develop accountable care, one payment model to be tested in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, healthcare executives said.
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IT adoption on track
By Joseph Conn | November 10, 2012 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Health information technology adoption by the healthcare industry and its promotion by the federal government will continue apace with the political status quo largely intact after last week's election.
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HHS may sweeten offer on expansion efforts
By Rich Daly | November 10, 2012 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
More states are expected to expand their Medicaid programs following the Nov. 6 election, but it may require extensive deal-making.
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