Seven out of ten doctors in California are refusing to participate in Obamacare.


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O joy: Seven out of ten doctors in California are refusing to participate in Obamacare.

It isn’t surprising the doctors are rebelling. California refuses to pay them realistic fees. The factoid, however, that is really startling from this article is this:

[The doctors] also pointing out that Covered California’s website lists many doctors as participants when they aren’t. “Some physicians have been put in the network and they were included basically without their permission,” Lisa Folberg said. She is a CMA’s vice president of medical and regulatory Policy. “They may be listed as actually participating, but not of their own volition,” said Donald Waters, executive director of the Alameda-Contra Costa Medical Association. [emphasis mine]

Par for the course. Everything about Obamacare has been fraud and deception. This just adds another layer to that dishonesty.

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2 comments

  • Pzatchok

    Wait for the first legal actions against doctors who refuse to accept Obama patients. And it will come. It will happen.

    More than likely they will use some excuse like the doctor accepted a Medicaid payment once and that is all that’s needed to prove he is willing to work for the government at their price for the rest of his life.
    Or that he accepted a something from the government while in school. So that makes him a fine indentured servant for the rest of his life.

  • Edward

    Heck, Obama did that kind of thing to the auto companies that accepted government loans — just before he drove them into bankruptcy and nationalized them. Can you say “conflict of interest?”

    Welcome to Obama’s America.

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