Originally Posted by Pawnmower
Ive read the article (skimmed it) and while there isn't anything I saw that was wrong, it never said WHY there is a massive amount of new medicaid users.....or address that but to me some of it is a separate problem.
It also doesnt talk about unin
I am all in favor of slashing abuse from medicaid, so I am hardly one to argue against that.
I am just trying to ALSO slash the use of the ER by uninsured people, which while NOT technically abuse, is a massive waste of money.
I agree with you 1000% but Obamacare does none of this. Not one itty bitty bit.
I'd make the ****ers work their bills off through some hospital community service type of deal. Would have two effects... #1 helps hospital pay the bills and #2 acts as a powerful deterrent to going to the ER without insurance and then expecting not to pay your bill