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House Subcommittee Considers Obamacare’s Impact on Competition
Health Leaders Media

A U.S. House Subcommittee heard a range of perspectives on Thursday from a panel of lobbyists and policy wonks who were asked if the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is hurting competition in the healthcare marketplace. The consensus from the panel was maybe, maybe not, and we’re not really sure yet.

There was a general agreement from the witnesses that healthcare industry consolidation predates the PPACA by at least two decades.