Paula Stannard was a featured speaker during this webcast program sponsored by the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA). The panel explored the practical implications of the Court’s decision across various sectors of the healthcare system. This was the second webinar in a series following oral arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court on the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). The following topics were covered during the program.
- Overview of the takeaways from Part I in the webinar series;
- consequences of a ruling of unconstitutionality on the Medicaid expansion and/or the individual mandate to purchase private health insurance;
- how the outcomes will impact stakeholders and markets, focusing on healthcare providers and health plans; and
- helping lawyers prepare their clients on how to navigate possible outcomes.
April 4, 2012