Statement from National Coalition on Health Care President and CEO John Rother on the Congressional Debate over SGR Reform
“The National Coalition on Health Care (NCHC) appeals to Congress to get serious about SGR reform.
Today, the House approved a bill that married otherwise bipartisan reforms with a politically charged pay-for, a five-year delay of the individual insurance mandate. The only savings that their chosen offset would generate come at the expense of consumers. Millions in state insurance marketplaces would face 10-20% rate hikes, and millions more would go without coverage.
See full press release here: https://www.nchc.org/nchc-appeals-to-congress-to-get-serious-on-sgr-reform/