By Gregg A. Masters, MPH
This provided courtesy of Deloitte’s ‘Special Edition Health Care Reform Memo: June 29, 2012’ where long term healthcare industry advisor and wonk Paul Keckly opines:
The decision was a bit of a surprise: I expected the law to be upheld; I did not suspect the mandate would be upheld, nor its legal standing as a “tax” the foundational justification for the ruling.
On the questions before the court:
To read complete Deloitte letter, click here.
Meanwhile, in the Day +1 of the post SCOTUS ACA ruling, I opined somewhat on ‘This Week in Accountable Care‘ discussing my take as well as the near term plans for the radio show. Suffice it to say there is an impressive line-up of some top talent who are slated to make guest appearances on the show. From health plans to medical groups, ACOs and even the consulting domain we have some informative sessions in store for you!