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Pressure now on White House to offer more healthcare reform-law guidance
Modern Healthcare

While President Barack Obama’s victory Tuesday night ensured the continued implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, it also added pressure on the administration to offer healthcare interest groups more clarity on several provisions of the landmark 2010 law.

Ilisa Halpern Paul, managing government relations director at Drinker Biddle & Reath in Washington, said she thinks the U.S. healthcare industry can expect the Obama administration to release a wave of policies and regulations quickly, especially as states have just until the end of next week to decide if they will establish a health insurance exchange.