Dr. Chernof in Health Affairs: Creating realistic LTC solutions as part of the entitlement reform debate
“Great struggles sometimes result in unexpected opportunities.
In the waning moments of 2012, Congress remained in session to bridge partisan divides to solve the fiscal cliff impasse with the passage of the American Taxpayer Relief Act (ATRA).
Signing the ATRA into law also achieved policy change on items far beyond the tax code. For example, the new law repealed the Community Living Assistance Services and Support (CLASS) provision in the Affordable Care Act.
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