Health systems are struggling to recover from the business impacts of COVID-19; in this presidential election year, some responses may be impacted by election results. Finalizing some important plans may wait for Nov. 3, but you can review scenarios now to enable faster decision-making when election outcomes are announced.
As preparation, check out comparisons of the presidential candidates’ positions to this point. In addition, take a look at likely responses from Congress, under the popular assumption that neither winner will enjoy a party sweep of the two houses. More on positions will be issued by the two parties in the coming weeks. In the meantime, this chart serves as a summary of what to expect after votes are tallied.