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Obama's Electronic Medical Records Scam

charlietoo Wrote: Dec 14, 2012 10:40 AM
i dont know who you are but i guarantee i know more about this than you do after being involved init 35 years and there is nothing good about it from the patient standpoint. Yes the new inexperienced doctors like it because they were brainwashed in med school that is is good. But the older experienced Doctors that really care about their patients first ( yes there are many of these now retiring) know it is not a good thing . and along with it came so many other stupid idiotic dumbocrat rules that were supposed to be good for patient but only give the government death squads the info to know who they dont thing should live. i will never go to a dr in the usa again

Here's more evidence that government "cures" are inevitably worse than the "diseases" they seek to wipe out. Buried in the trillion-dollar stimulus law of 2009 was an electronic medical records "incentive" program. Like most of President Obama's health care rules, this top-down electronic record-sharing scheme is a big fat bust.

Oversight is lax. Cronyism is rife. The job-killing and privacy-undermining consequences have only just begun.

The program was originally sold as a cost-saving measure. In theory, modernizing record-collection is a good idea, and many private health care providers have already made the change. But as with many government "incentive" programs,...