Originally Posted by Cochise
HCF aside, this will definitely have a negative impact on health care organizations around the world that are already struggling to figure out how they are going to keep the books balanced under Obamacare.
Reducing MC/MA reimbursment is only going to hurt them more. And that drives costs upward, not downward, for everyone.
I will also add, the Obama regime tacitly admits that Obamacare is driving cost increases by sending surrogates out to make excuses for these cuts - like saying that the states should have increased payouts to compensate for it.