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Obamacare ~ just 858,000 newly insured Americans have paid u

By Shaun Gibson, published on Apr 4, 2014

...unsettling reality. Numbers from a RAND Corporation study that has been kept under wraps suggest that barely 858,000 previously uninsured Americans – nowhere near 7.1 million – have paid for new policies and joined the ranks of the insured by Monday night. Barack Obama spoke about Affordable Care Act enrollment totals at the White House but took no questions, as Vice President Joe Biden stood by wordlessly and applauded an ebullient Jay Carney, fresh from greeting his hometown world-champion Boston Red Sox, bragged about the administration’s signup totals — but hid the ball on... (more)

Tags: obama, usa, barack obama, obamacare, affordable care act, wh, jay carney, kathleen sebelius, less than 1 million paid for obamacare, obama lied, uninsured americans, usa healthcare

Concierge Medicine - Just What the Doctor Ordered

By In Suzi's Words, published on Nov 19, 2013

Soon the Affordable Care Act will be in full swing. Is this the elixir our healthcare system really needs? Some say yes; others are skeptical. But where the rubber meets the road, it takes three to nine months or longer to get in to see a doctor for ten minutes, the conclusion is pretty obvious.

Which makes one wonder, can an already injured healthcare system survive the strain of the 20 million patients, currently uninsured as reported by The Wall Street Journal, who are expected to join the system by 2022?

Where is Dr. Welby When You Need Him?

Doctors are already overloaded... (more)

Tags: health insurance, doctors, affordable care act, concierge medicine, patients

ObamaCare…good medicine or bad investment?

By Amo, published on Apr 6, 2012

An unpresented majority of Americans after one year of this bills passing, still believe that ObamaCare, if implemented, will cost jobs, hurt the economy, and cost more than projected.

However, aside from this being a flawed piece of legislation, to many Americans (myself included), ObamaCare is simply unconstitutional. The issue currently in the hands of the Supreme Court, is whether the federal government under the Commerce Clause can mandate and or force either the states or individual citizens into purchasing a product and or a service; they may or may not want.

At stake is... (more)

Tags: supreme court, obamacare, affordable care act, justice kennedy

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