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We're now at the halfway point since many of the effects of the Affordable Care Act began, so what is making healthcare practitioners pause and consider the outcome? In this video, hear from different providers across the country talk about what they've been noticing and what they're growing concerned about.

What are your greatest concerns? Share your thoughts in the comment section.

 
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7/30/2014 7:21:04 PM | 0 comments

In this infographic, see what the data from CEP America's 94 EDs across the country tells us about how the payer mix has shifted after many of the new healthcare reform measures took effect. Does this match what you're seeing at your practice? Leave your observations in the comments section.

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7/23/2014 11:36:31 PM | 0 comments

Back in June on Reform Realtime, providers on the front lines shared their predictions about the long-term effects of healthcare reform:

"I think you're going to see a lot more team-based practices, because that's the only way we're going to address all of these patients coming to us with the number of providers that we have." — Cyndy Flores, PA-C

"If we don't have enough providers to care for all of these patients, access is going to be a huge factor into how this is all going to play out." — Matthew Stilson, MD

"I think the desire of policymakers is to move somewhere towards a single-payer system, which would give the government complete control over pricing and allow them to reign in the costs that healthcare has taken out of the economy." — Martin Ogle, MD

That was their take. But what did you think?

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7/9/2014 9:47:13 PM | 0 comments

In this infographic, see what the data from CEP America's 94 EDs across the country tells us about how volume has risen in different regions of the US after many of the new healthcare reform measures took effect. Does this match what's happening in your region? Leave your observations in the comments section.

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7/2/2014 6:19:35 PM | 0 comments