The healthcare legislation, known as the Affordable Care Act (ACA), will have widespread implications for healthcare system providers. An estimated 32 million newly insured people under ACA will dramatically affect how healthcare system providers deliver patient care. At the same time, baby boomers are approaching their peak healthcare consumption years. In addition, with ACA’s mandate for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), groups of coordinated healthcare providers are now accountable for the quality and cost of patient care. While many questions remain unanswered, what is known is that healthcare systems will need to transform how they provide services. New alternative
models of delivering medical care will emerge as a result of the new laws and the changing demographic landscape.
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