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Hospitals Uncertain How Health Care Reform Impacts Bottom Line
San Diego Business Journal

In anticipation of rising health care costs following a legislative overhaul of the system, Sharp HealthCare officials say they’ll look for wiggle room in their building leases. Other hospitals are considering scaling back certain health programs. For the most part, though, hospital administrators say they won’t know the exact impact of health reform legislation to their bottom line until a few years from now, when individual insurance mandates take effect and the newly insured begin seeking care.