Why Health Care Reform Mattters (In about 3 minutes)

Why Health Care Reform Mattters (In about 3 minutes)

Posted by Katherine Ellington on Mar 28, 2012 11:52 am

Today, MIT economist Jon Gruber will host a live chat session on health care reform. Gruber's animated illustration based on his book Health Care Reform: What It Is, Why It's Necessary, How It Works offers an explanation in just over three minutes, it's worth at least 2,400 pages of reading (the actual number of pages of ACA legislation).

As the Supreme Court hearings on ACA come to a close and their deliberative process begins commentaries will abound. The Kaiser Health Tracking Poll offers a snapshot of America's opinion of the individual mandate.  Here's a glimpse of favorability:

I find the perspectives of those in primary care and patients particularly poignant and relevant on this subject.  What's your take?
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