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Thanks Obamacare: 83% of Doctors Surveyed Say They May Quit

Obama Failed Soda Head Chief Opi 2012/06/15 09:16:02

The Doctor Patient Medical Association has released a new survey of about 700 doctors, and the results are bleak. Scary bleak. Among other dismal figures, Doctors' Attitudes on the Future of Medicine: What’s Wrong, Who’s to Blame, and What Will Fix It found that 83% of respondents are contemplatingleaving the industry if Obamacare is fully implemented, owing to its disastrous projected consequences. Indeed, they openly blame the healthcare law for their industry's woes:

KEY FINDINGS

  • 90% say the medical system is on the WRONG TRACK
  • 83% say they are thinking about QUITTING
  • 61% say the system challenges their ETHICS
  • 85% say the patient-physician relationship is in a TAILSPIN
  • 65% say GOVERNMENT INVOLVEMENT is most to blame for current problems
  • 72% say individual insurance mandate will NOT result in improved access care
  • 49% say they will STOP accepting Medicaid patients
  • 74% say they will STOP ACCEPTING Medicare patients, or leave Medicare completely
  • 52% say they would rather treat some Medicaid/Medicare patient for FREE
  • 57% give the AMA a FAILING GRADE representing them
  • 1 out of 3 doctors is HESITANT to voice their opinion
  • 2 out of 3 say they are JUST SQUEAKING BY OR IN THE RED financially
  • 95% say private practice is losing out to CORPORATE MEDICINE
  • 80% say DOCTORS/MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS are most likely to help solve things
  • 70% say REDUCING GOVERNMENT would be single best fix.

If this isn't an airtight argument for the repeal of Obamacare, nothing is. When the people providing the actual healthcare are thinking of getting out of the game, the system is clearly broken. Here's hoping the Supreme Court strikes down Obamacare this month.

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  • NoBigGovDuh 2012/06/25 20:19:21
    NoBigGovDuh
    This "study" is not saying what they claim. Every question that asks if the government is the problem lumps the insurance industry in with government. Fixed Study
  • Bali 2012/06/15 13:16:51
    Bali
    +1
    another obama victory. this shoe shine masta is lost when it comes to presidenting....like a bad comedy show we have to watch every day until he is dethroaned, which will be very soon indeed.
  • mal 2012/06/15 11:07:15
    mal
    +1
    FIRE OBAMA AMERICA.
  • mwg0735 2012/06/15 10:21:40
  • Lady Whitewolf 2012/06/15 10:20:47
    Lady Whitewolf
    They won't.... the doctors like THE MONEY too much. Don't let 'em kid ya!
  • Bali Lady Wh... 2012/06/15 13:21:17
    Bali
    not when gubmint tells them how much they can make. do you think obama will shine shoes for the going rate or that he would want the romney administration to tell him he can only charge a nickel? well, a nickel may be a little high for his skill set.
  • Obama Failed Soda Head Chie... 2012/06/15 09:20:47
    Obama Failed Soda Head Chief Opi
    The free market is creative. Because the free market is made up of individuals. It is not a unimaginative collective expecting everyone to have the same views on everything. The free market is everyone in America. When OBAMA criticizes the free market and blames the free market he blames each and everyone of us. Americans are the free market. The government stands in our way.

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