Despite uncertainty over the fate of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, NAHU says health reform will happen in some form or another, and brokers need to be ready to embrace it.

"If we would have just gone with 'repeal and replace [PPACA]' we would have gone nowhere," NAHU president elect Bruce Benton said Thursday at a Colorado State Association of Health Underwriters event in Denver. "Nonengagement is baffling to me. The sky is not falling."

Dealing with regulatory measures in health care isn't a new concept.

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