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Obamacare is going to fail, here is a good reason why....

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You are reading page 91 of Obamacare is going to fail, here is a good reason why..... If you want to start from the beginning Go to First Page.

Washington Post:

Next time you go to an emergency room, be prepared for this: If your problem isn't urgent, you may have to pay upfront.

Last year, about 80,000 emergency-room patients at hospitals owned by HCA, the nation's largest for-profit hospital chain, left without treatment after being told they would have to first pay $150 because they did not have a true emergency.

I sort of get the impression from your previous posts, that you posted this as an example of how things should work, but I might also be misunderstanding you.

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ER Use Dropped As Obamacare Kept Young Adults On Parents' Plans - Forbes

A new study from Stanford University researchers published Monday in the September issue of the journal Health Affairs showed young adults ages 19 to 25 had a decrease of 2.7 emergency department (ED) visits per 1,000 people compared to an older group in the same period. Researchers looked at state hospital records from California, New York and Florida from 2009-2011 for their analysis.

As the article states, this is one of the earliest benefits of the ACA.

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