Quotes are being released fast and furiously on the Supreme Court’s healthcare reform ruling. I’ll update this as more are released.
From Andrew Litt, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Dell Healthcare and Life Sciences
“The U.S. healthcare system is undergoing a major transformation in response to ongoing pressures and the availability of new technologies. These changes are being driven by consumer demand and the need to reduce cost and enhance quality. New business and reimbursement models based on value – not volume – will continue to develop, and information technology is essential for improved care coordination. Providers and payers understand that by harnessing the power of IT, we can connect silos of data, improve clinical efficiency, empower patients, and accelerate innovation.”
From Jo Ivey Boufford, MD, President of The New York Academy of Medicine
“Today’s decision is a victory for the health of the American People. Those who are uninsured, underinsured, and unable to afford health insurance will finally have access to key preventive services [Read more…]