Adam Abrahms Quoted in “What Would Happen to Covered California After ACA Repeal?”SHRM.org February 8, 2017
Adam C. Abrahms, a Member of the Firm in the Employment, Labor & Workforce Management and Health Care and Life Sciences practices, in the firm’s Los Angeles office, was quoted in SHRM.org, in “What Would Happen to Covered California After ACA Repeal?” by Lisa Nagele-Piazza.
Following is an excerpt:
“It is very likely that absent an alternative subsidy funding source, or significant state or federal replacement language, Covered California and other state exchanges would implode,” said Adam Abrahms, an attorney with Epstein Becker & Green in Los Angeles. …
“A residual effect would likely be an increase in Medi-Cal enrollments, as low-income Californians would move off the exchange and could potentially qualify for Medi-Cal,” Abrahms noted.