Learn more about Carrie Valiant

Carrie Valiant has practiced health care law for more than 25 years in the Washington, D.C. office of the national health care law firm, EpsteinBeckerGreen. She is Founder and President of the Health Care Industry Access Initiative, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting collaboration by health care industry stakeholders to improve access to health care coverage and services in the United States.

Recent Posts by Carrie Valiant

Beyond Reform: Health Care Industry Efforts Hold Key To Access

Now that the Obama Administration has secured a second term, health reform is a “go”. Yet, gaps and questions remain, some of them potentially far more substantial than originally anticipated. While the mandate on individuals to purchase health insurance has survived as a “tax,” states will...

The Individual Mandate: Neither Essential Nor Enough

All eyes are focused on the many state challenges to health reform.  Florida’s recent federal court decision held the entire health reform law unconstitutional, based on the unconstitutionality of the mandate requiring all U.S. citizens to maintain a minimum level of health insurance coverage...