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Subject:  Re: Disgusted With Medicine/Law Date:  11/16/2012  10:00 AM
Author:  flightdoc101 Number:  655461 of 756332

complete BS. If a physician is impaired, the state medical board is notified and that is that. There is a mechanism to address this.

While addiction is certainly an illness and may be a "disability", I have never seen anyone receive benefits for this other than rehab if stipulated in their insurance policy.
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