Posts Tagged ‘Affordable Care Act’

March 11th, 2013

The Affordable Care Act: The Carrots Are Becoming Sticks

Before our eyes, the Affordable Care Act is attempting to change the traditional incentive structure of the American health care system.

July 2nd, 2012

Selections from Richard Lehman’s Literature Review: July 2nd

This week’s topics include pay for performance, Don Berwick’s Harvard commencement address, tPA for ischemic stroke in warfarin-treated patients, surgery for infective endocarditis, the American health care system, and the record number of RECORD studies.

June 29th, 2012

What Does the Supreme Court’s Upholding of Healthcare Reform Mean for Doctors and Patients?

Weigh in on what the SCOTUS/ACA decision means to you, your patients, and your family

June 29th, 2012

A Watershed Court Case? The Affordable Care Act and the Role of the U.S. Government in Healthcare

Sandeep Mangalmurti, a cardiology fellow with a law degree and a strong interest in health policy, offers his analysis on some of the hidden implications of the court’s decision.

March 26th, 2012

Meet the New Boss, Same as the Old Boss — The Affordable Care Act and Medical Liability

After attending an ACC session on the new health reform law, Sandeep Mangalmurti discusses the continued legal vulnerability of physicians.