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Panel of Doctors Brief Screenwriters On ‘Obamacare’
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Doctors and medical providers are not the only ones who require detailed knowledge of the Affordable Care Act, the sweeping healthcare reform President Obama signed into law in 2010. Writers of medical television dramas such as Grey’s Anatomy and Under the Dome are learning about these changes so their storylines can stay relevant. On Thursday night, “Hollywood, Health and Society,” a program at USC’s Norman Lear Center, hosted a panel to brief screenwriters on the Affordable Care Act.