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Regardless of Court Ruling, Reform Under Way
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Will health leaders revamp their organizations if the constitutionality of the individual mandate portion, or even if the entire Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, are rejected by the Supreme Court?

Will they, perhaps, cancel expansion plans needed to take care of 30 million newly insured, or withdraw resources from improving patient experience scores? Might they scale back efforts to improve discharge planning to reduce readmissions, since the sections requiring penalties will be invalidated?