Affiliation:Kaiser Health News; The Wall Street Journal; The Huffington Post Investigative Fund
The healthcare reform bill was just the first story. Implementation at the federal and state levels will give special interests, hospitals, insurers and lobbyists many more chances to shape the legislation and direct the flow of money. There are also several unresolved billion-dollar issues related to the bill, such as health information technology and the cost of medicines and treatment to the government. Three panelists will discuss the ongoing saga of health care reform and ways to farm it.