Healthcare Reform: Will it work and is it legal?

March 1, 2012

On March 26, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, including mandates for individuals to have health insurance. Will Florida Governor Rick Scott fight the federal reform initiatives, such as insurance exchanges? Florida may cut Medicaid rates to providers, while expanding managed Medicaid. The “debate that never ends” will get a full hearing.


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Gabriel Imperato, Broad and Cassel. Mr. Imperato is managing partner of the Fort Lauderdale office of Broad and Cassel. He specializes in health law and healthcare fraud.

Linda Quick. Ms Quick is President of the South Florida Hospital  & Health Association, a regional healthcare provider association that is an advocate, facilitator and educator for its members.

Kutty Chandran, M.D.   Dr. Chandran is President of the Broward Medical Association. He previously was chief of the Medical Staff at Coral Springs medical Center.