June 1, 2012

NAI’s President, Rita E. Numerof, Ph.D., gave her opinion to the St. Louis Business Journal on this month’s Supreme Court Ruling on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). In her interview, she explains why the Supreme Court would likely either uphold or strike down the bill in its entirety. She describes how the individual mandate cannot be severed from the rest of the law, and reaffirmed her position that while the U.S. healthcare system is desperately in need of reform, PPACA is not the right tool for the job. Read the whole thing here.