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Doctors grade Obamacare

Why doctors give Obamacare a failing grade | TheHill.  You can keep your doctors – NOT Medicaid, not so great Deluge of paperwork and reporting requirements So what grade would doctors give Obamacare? The Physicians Foundation made shockwaves last month … Continue reading

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United Healthcare Medicare Advantage cuts doctor network

UnitedHealthcare to cut hundreds of Bay State doctors from its Medicare Advantage network – Nation – The Boston Globe. National insurance giant UnitedHealthcare plans to cut up to 700 Massachusetts doctors from its physician network for seniors enrolled in its … Continue reading

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Exchange plans worry California docs

Exchange plans worry California docs | LifeHealthPro. Dr. Mark Dressner says California’s public exchange need to act now to keep physicians in the networks. Dressner, president of the California Academy of Family Physicians, said doctors who treat Covered California exchange … Continue reading

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10 tips to make sure Obamacare works for you

A word to the wise from USA Today/Kaiser Foundabtion editorial board. Carry your membership card everywhere. Understand your plan’s doctor and hospital network. Stay in the network. Try to stay in-network even if it’s for emergency care. Avoid all emergency … Continue reading

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10 Top Questions Consumers Ask About Obamacare

10 Top Questions Consumers Ask About Obamacare | The Fiscal Times. How do I sign up, and is the website working better? When is the deadline to sign up? How much is the penalty? What kinds of plans are offered … Continue reading

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Medicaid is a type of insurance but is their coverage?

Denver area has plenty of doctors, but few accepting Medicaid, says study – Denver Business Journal. Adams, Denver and Arapahoe counties have the third-, fourth- and fifth-worst ratios of Medicaid enrollees to doctors who accept the lower-reimbursement insurance, all with … Continue reading

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Articles: ObamaCare May Devastate the Real Estate and Travel Industries

Articles: ObamaCare May Devastate the Real Estate and Travel Industries. Check your network and check your doctors. Most Obamacare plans offer restricted networks in state and you are out of network if you are out of state. Americans are among … Continue reading

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An Obamacare supporter’s misadventures with HealthCare.gov

An Obamacare supporter’s misadventures with HealthCare.gov | The Daily Caller. Our troubles may strike some as trivial and particular, although they wouldn’t if it happened to them. And anyone who wants a successful system – as we do – must … Continue reading

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You better check once, better check twice

Can you keep your doctor? Healthcare.gov can’t tell consumers whether they can keep their doctors | WashingtonExaminer.com.  Waltman said federal cost-cutting pressures on insurers are forcing them to reduce the number of doctors and other providers in their networks. The … Continue reading

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Policy cancellations

Obama accused of breaking promise to consumers as health plans cancel policies – The Washington Post. This about sums it up… “The real problem is that people weren’t told the truth,” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) said Tuesday on … Continue reading

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Rate Shock seques into “Provider Shock”

New “glitch”: If you like your hospital, you might not be able to keep your hospital « Hot Air. Turns out you can’t expand coverage, cap patient costs, and expect providers to work for less, just like you can’t create … Continue reading

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Top Hospitals Opt Out of Obamacare

Surprise! – Top Hospitals Opt Out of Obamacare – US News and World Report. “This doesn’t surprise me,” said Gail Wilensky, Medicare advisor for the second Bush Administration and senior fellow for Project HOPE. “There has been an incredible amount … Continue reading

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White House admits the obvious

WH: ‘It’s True’ Some Americans Won’t Be Able to Keep Their Health Care Plan Under Obamacare White House spokesman Jay Carney explained at today’s briefing that “it’s true” some Americans will not be able to keep their health care plan … Continue reading

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Dropped Coverage: One Cancer-Surviving Doctor’s Story in the Age of Obamacare

The PJ Tatler » Dropped Coverage: One Cancer-Surviving Doctor’s Story in the Age of Obamacare. And now, Obamacare is costing his own family its insurance. What the article doesn’t make particularly clear is that Dr. Carpenter does have access to … Continue reading

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You can keep your doctor

Just a friendly reminder of what the President said…

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