Prof. Tim Jost Publishes Article in New England Journal of Medicine, Harvard Business Review

Washington and Lee law professor Tim Jost has a new article out on health care reform, cross published by the New England Journal of Medicine and the Harvard Business Review. The article, titled "Regulating Private Health Insurance to Promote High-Value Health Care," looks at how Title 1 of the Affordable Care Act impacts previous efforts to … Continue reading Prof. Tim Jost Publishes Article in New England Journal of Medicine, Harvard Business Review

Prof. Jost Comments on Delay in Implementing Health Reform

Here is the beginning of a post by W&L Law Professor Tim Jost at the Health Affairs Blog regarding the Obama Administration's recent announcement of a delay in implementation of the Affordable Care Act's employer mandate: Late in the day on July 2, 2013, Mark Mazur, Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy at the Department of … Continue reading Prof. Jost Comments on Delay in Implementing Health Reform

Professor Timothy Jost Gives Distinguished Lecture & Participates in ACA Decision Symposium

W&L Law Professor Timothy Jost gave the Roy Ray lecture at the SMU Dedman School of Law on September 13.  His talk was entitled "The American Health Care System: Three Histories and Three Possible Futures."  In the talk, Professor Jost analyzed the contested narrative of the American health care system's past and how we should … Continue reading Professor Timothy Jost Gives Distinguished Lecture & Participates in ACA Decision Symposium

Prof. Jost on SHOP

Professor Timothy S. Jost, the Robert L. Willett Family Professor of Law, recently had his article,Employers and the Exchanges Under the Small Business Health Options Program: Examining the Potential and the Pitfalls, 31 Health Affairs 267 (2012), published in the Health Affairs Journal. The article discusses the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP), which was created as … Continue reading Prof. Jost on SHOP

Prof. Jost on Medicaid

Professor Timothy S. Jost, the Robert L. Willett Family Professor of Law, recently had his article, Is Medicaid Constitutional? posted on the New England Journal of Medicine's Perspective Blog. The article discusses the expansion of Medicaid by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Under the ACA, Medicaid coverage was brought to cover all adults under 65 who have … Continue reading Prof. Jost on Medicaid

Faculty Enclave

Every year, the faculty at W&L Law convene to share current scholarship and provide feedback to one another. Last week, seven faculty presented their papers and invited discussions, criticism, and suggestions for improvement. The presenters were as follows: Josh Fairfield: "Virtual Currency: How to Print Money for Fun and Profit" Aaron Haas: "The Marginalization of Religious … Continue reading Faculty Enclave