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WhaTHellsgoingonhere Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-24-08 11:00 AM
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19. Of course not...
...that's why the AMA/lobbyists spend 10s of millions of dollars every year in an effort to block universal health care legislation. They don't want to serve the "undesirables".
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  -A Couple of weeks ago I posted about my Physician who was going to stop accepting Medical Insurance. madinmaryland  Oct-24-08 09:57 AM   #0 
  - WOW, what an idiot!!  SmokingJacket   Oct-24-08 10:00 AM   #1 
  - I went to a doctor for a number of years while I used to live in Las Vegas  harun   Oct-24-08 10:01 AM   #2 
  - so I guess he doesn't want to see poor people who can't afford more than their copay.  hobbit709   Oct-24-08 10:01 AM   #3 
  - My wife has insurance through the public school system here.  madinmaryland   Oct-24-08 10:05 AM   #8 
  - Ours is.  Blue State Native   Oct-24-08 10:07 AM   #9 
  - Ah the memories  DaveTheWave   Oct-24-08 10:07 AM   #10 
  - Many doctors are already not seeing poor people who do not have insurance  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-24-08 10:48 AM   #16 
  - Of course not...  WhaTHellsgoingonhere   Oct-24-08 11:00 AM   #19 
  - That's something  Turbineguy   Oct-24-08 10:01 AM   #4 
  - What did the insurance companies make him accept the amounts he contracted to receive?  RGBolen   Oct-24-08 10:03 AM   #5 
  - They probably caught him balance-billing or something n/t  sailor65   Oct-24-08 10:04 AM   #7 
  - What is "balance-billing" and how do I find out if he was caught?  madinmaryland   Oct-24-08 01:04 PM   #25 
     - When your doctor signs a deal with an insurer,  sailor65   Oct-24-08 02:00 PM   #27 
        - I pretty sure that is not happening with our doctor. As one of my friends said to me, she thinks  madinmaryland   Oct-24-08 03:18 PM   #28 
  - He had droppec the insurance company that I was with a couple of years ago.  madinmaryland   Oct-24-08 10:08 AM   #11 
  - "their $20 copay"?  PalinHater   Oct-24-08 10:04 AM   #6 
  - Probably True  One_Life_To_Give   Oct-24-08 10:16 AM   #12 
  - He wants $2,000 per patient upfront to provide this medical care.  madinmaryland   Oct-24-08 10:29 AM   #13 
     - How the rich take care of medical  One_Life_To_Give   Oct-24-08 12:42 PM   #22 
        - It does include that.  madinmaryland   Oct-24-08 01:04 PM   #24 
  - Fairly obvious, the insurance company caught him double dipping....  RollWithIt   Oct-24-08 10:37 AM   #14 
  - Is there any way to find something like that out??  madinmaryland   Oct-24-08 10:42 AM   #15 
     - I guess find out the name of the insurance carrier, and call them...  RollWithIt   Oct-24-08 11:52 AM   #20 
  - Wow. Fuck you very much, Doctor.  LiberalHeart   Oct-24-08 10:54 AM   #17 
  - I was fine to just say, 'His choice, his loss' on this boneheaded decision  Captiosus   Oct-24-08 10:57 AM   #18 
  - what an asshole  GTRMAN   Oct-24-08 12:12 PM   #21 
     - I told him exactly what I and my employer pay for insurance.  madinmaryland   Oct-24-08 01:03 PM   #23 
        - exactly  GTRMAN   Oct-24-08 01:07 PM   #26 

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