Increased provider access tops list of what clinicians will like about HC bill

May 2010
Clinical Oncology Alert;May2010 Supplement, p1
The article relates the views of medical experts on the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act, signed into law by U.S. President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. Changes covered include health care insurance coverage, Medicare, Medicaid and prescription drugs, among others. Cecil Wilson, an internist in Winter Park, Florida, believes that the act will greatly benefit the uninsured. Caroline Steinberg, vice president for trends analysis for the American Hospital Association in Washington, D.C., predicts a decline in uncompensated care.


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