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Director: Health reform to have no county impact
San Mateo Daily News

Federal health care reform — if it stands — should have little effect on the county’s Health System budget because it is already a disproportionately large Medi-Cal provider. But some unknowns remain such as how significant a number of people who will be unable to or unwilling to comply with insurance requirements, said Director Jean Fraser. “The United States has never done this and neither has San Mateo County,” Fraser said.