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American Health Care Act DOA. What Does it Mean for Medical Cost Litigation?

American Health Care Act supporters, such as Paul Ryan, had to acknowledge that the Act was dead on arrival Friday.  Despite the fact that the Trump Administration presides over a Republican House and Senate, it became clear that the American Health Care Act will not pass.  The House of Representative members were released to go home for [...]

By | 2017-06-03T01:22:22+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Affordable Care Act, American Health Care Act|0 Comments

Expert Witness Affordable Care Act and Medicaid Expansion

As an expert witness I am regularly requested to provide opinions regarding the value of medical care under the Affordable Care Act. A misunderstood and often overlooked centerpiece of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act—often referred to as “Obamacare” or "ACA"—is the expansion of Medicaid eligibility to people with annual incomes below 138 percent of the federal poverty level.