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ABC News: Hey, This Doctor Shortage Could "Crash" Obamacare

ReddestNeck Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 1:38 PM
How about leaving it to private concerns whether or not they want to offer health care plans. They will find a place in the market, or they will be rejected in the market as uneconomical. Remember, the whole idea of health care plans as we know them (before Obamacare) was a tax-exempt way of providing pay to employees. There are some efforts to support cash-based alternatives to this, with health care savings accounts, but they are hobbled up with cumbersome regulations. Those could be simplified.

Just in case the unaffordable price tag and rising costs don't quite do the trick, America's spiraling dearth of doctors will contribute heavily to the collapse of our re-engineered health care system, according to a new study:

The United States will require at least 52,000 more family doctors in the year 2025 to keep up with the growing and increasingly older U.S. population, a new study found. The predictions also reflect the passage of the Affordable Care Act -- a change that will expand health insurance coverage to an additional 38 million Americans. "The health care...