“AFFORDABLE CARE ACT”
The term “Obamacare” is a nickname for the Affordable Care Act. But sometimes politics can get in the way of clear thinking. Click http://www.hulu.com/watch/539715 to see what I mean.
The Affordable Care Act encompasses much more than the purchase of private health insurance on an exchange like Covered California, http://www.CoveredCA.com. When discussing settlement with counsel and clients, talk about using “The Affordable Care Act” to avoid the emotions the term “Obamacare” triggers.
Make sure you mediate with someone who understands all the options for replacing medical benefits in our new healthcare environment.