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The man tasked with revamping California's health care system




Peter Lee, Covered California executive director, will oversee implementation of the Affordable Care Act in California.
Peter Lee, Covered California executive director, will oversee implementation of the Affordable Care Act in California.
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The president of the California Hospital Association recently described trying to revamp the state's health care system to implement president Obama's Affordable Care Act as, "Flying an airplane while rebuilding the engine at the same time."

Peter Lee is the man tasked with flying that plane. He's the executive director of the health care exchange known as Covered California.