Health Reform Implementation: When Sausage-Making Moves Downtown
Panelists at this briefing examine what’s happening behind the scenes to implement the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. An overview of federal policymaking and the efforts by stakeholders and others to affect final policies pertaining to the health reform law is provided. The session will look into key tools and levers available to the federal government, including formal rulemaking and other policy processes, as well as efforts by stakeholders and others to affect final policies. This July 9 briefing was cosponsored by the Alliance for Health Reform and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
For more information, please visit Alliance’s event page.
Speakers for this session:
The panel is moderated by Ed Howard of the Alliance for Health Reform.
- Katherine Hayes, George Washington University’s Department of Health Policy
- Gail Wilensky, Project HOPE
- Linda Fishman, American Hospital Association
also of interest
- Medicare and Medicaid at 50
- Medicaid and Its Role in State/Federal Budgets and Health Reform: A Fact Sheet
- Medicaid and Its Role in State/Federal Budgets & Health Reform
- Increasing Medicaid Payments for Certain Primary Care Physicians in 2013 and 2014: A Primer on the Health Reform Provision and Final Rule