An episode of America’s Healthcare Challenge for the ages. Not only did the self-imposed deadline implemented by the Obama Administration come and go without real answers, there is more information coming out from individual states having their own troubles enrolling. The Oregon exchange enrolled around 240 people and their administrator has taken a leave of absence. Could their federal counterparts soon follow?
As our nation gave thanks last week the IT experts in Washington worked around the clock to get everything organized. Another Supreme Court hearing is looming and this time over the contraception mandate and the horror stories continue with people losing coverage and having to try sometimes up to 100 times to access healthcare.gov.
Healthcare.gov Report Card
AHC thought leader, Allen Hager, joined the program with his latest analysis of the technology rollout. Mr. Hager is an IT manager at a large hospital and also worked for the House of Representative. This analysis is something you do not want to miss because it has become a comedy of errors.
ObamaCare Rock and Roll Hits
Twitter is becoming the news wires of the 21st century and if you use a hash tag before searching for a term you are able to aggregate all of the stories using that hash tag. There were some really funny ones on there this week, including ObamaCare rock and roll hits which is worth a listen.
Predictions for Fall of 2014
Everybody thinks this year is bad with politics, wait until next year. With the recent delay of open enrollment past the November election there will be hell to pay inside the beltway for someone. John the Caddy and Sean look into their crystal balls to make predictions of how next year might play out. Expect amateur month inside Washington.
Is this Law Constitutional?
In our final segment a favorite of the show calls in with a constitutional point. There are many who are questioning whether this law is constitutional an more lawsuits will likely surface. The show concludes with the two minute drill and final thoughts from team E.D. Bellis.
Coming Up Next Week
He wants to be your United States Senator. Make sure to check out our conversation with Sid Dinsdale. Mr. Dinsdale is the Chairman of Pinnacle Bank and a candidate for the United States Senate from Nebraska. This will certainly be a conversation you do not want to miss.
America’s Healthcare Challenge is the most listened to radio program on healthcare reform. It airs weekly on the Mighty 1290 KOIL in Omaha, NE and can be streamed on Soundcloud.
Catch Up On Previous Interviews
There are countless times that you have heard it here first on ObamaCare. AHC is providing reliable information that is timely and entertaining. Ever wondered what might happen in Congress if the ACA didn’t work. It is certainly beginning to implode according to some. Host Sean McGuire visited with his old boss, Senator Charles Grassley, about what may happen if the ACA is unworkable.