Mount Carmel CEO Celebrates Supreme Court ACA Ruling: CLaus von Zychlin says King v. Burwell decision good news for Ohioans in need of healthcare access

A release issued today by Mount Carmel:

Claus von Zychlin, president and CEO of Mount Carmel Health System, issued the following statement in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's 6-3 ruling in King. v. Burwell.

"Mount Carmel applauds the Supreme Court's decision in the case of King v. Burwell, which assures that millions of people across the country and thousands of Ohioans will continue to have access to affordable health insurance. At Mount Carmel, we believe that access to affordable coverage for all is both a moral and pragmatic imperative. That is the driving force behind our commitment to becoming a people-centered health system that provides better healthcare and more value to the community. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has helped the nation make excellent strides toward creating a health care system that works for everyone and prioritizes people-centered care, and we are grateful that the Court has upheld that progress in this case."