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This webinar will give participants an understanding of the changes in National politics and policy and their impact on hospitals and healthcare systems as it pertains to the AIA’s Academy of Architecture for Health members and their clients: what is in store for the designers and operators of hospitals? Learning Objectives: All participants will earn 1.5 CEH HSW. After viewing this webinar attendees will be able to: 1. Understand the foreseeable future of health policy and practice in the United States. 2. Understand the current status of the Affordable Care Act, the Supreme Court Decision that upholds it and its implications for healthcare facility design. 3. Understand how South Carolina’s hospitals are preparing for this future. 4. Understand the likely impact of national policy on facility design and construction Presenters: Thornton Kirby, FACHE President and CEO, South Carolina Hospital Association #webinar #reform #AcademyofArchitectureforHealth #healthcare #AAH #ThorntonKirby