Although the task is great and the process delayed, it’s unlikely the healthcare debate is going to slide to the back burner. Although healthcare reform ideology spans the full spectrum—politically, philosophically, and economically—the healthcare debate is alive and kicking in this new administration.
We’ll just have to make sure the next HHS leader is confirmed before The Hospitalist shines the spotlight on them. TH
Jason Carris is editor of The Hospitalist.