A national debate is raging over impending national healthcare system, generally referred to as Obamacare. The implications for both large and small businesses can be complicated and businesspeople everywhere are scrambling to understand them. Here on the U.S.-Mexico border the situation is even more complicated as many border residents, both American and Mexican nationals, tend to seek their healthcare in Mexico.
How this tendency will affect businesses and insurance carriers remains to be seen. However, with the multitude of people who cross the border into Mexico for everything from dental work to major surgery, this is a subject that should be monitored carefully. Below is an article I wrote on this topic.