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Subject:  Re: 70% of CA docs plan to boycott Obamacare exc Date:  12/10/2013  12:12 AM
Author:  wolsey1 Number:  1913896 of 2368215

"Thorp told the Washington Examiner the primary reason that seven-out-of-10 California doctors are boycotting the Obamacare exchange is due to the state’s low Medicare/Medicaid reimbursement rates, which typically land 30 percent below those in other parts of the country.

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And right after the doctors boycott Obamacare exchanges, they're going to go out and apply for food stamps.



They're asking the wrong docs.

They're asking the docs that pick and choose which patients they want to see.

Take the docs who treat the uninsured patients lacking preventive care hospitalized urgently with uncontrolled medical conditions - ask them if they'd rather treat patients with or without insurance coverage.
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