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Newly insured expected to crowd emergency rooms | The Columbus Disp...

There are 5 comments on the Columbus Dispatch story from Aug 11, 2010, titled Newly insured expected to crowd emergency rooms | The Columbus Disp.... In it, Columbus Dispatch reports that:

The new health-reform law means more Americans will have health insurance in four years, but it doesn't ensure that they'll have a doctor to see when they have a medical problem.

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Naples, FL

#1 Aug 11, 2010
Please. Before HCR, uninsured people could go to an ER and not be turned away.
Now, when the same uninsured can have primary care, that they didn't have before, ER visits will decrease.
That is just common sense logic.

“jimmy agler”

Since: Jul 09

grandview hts

#2 Aug 11, 2010
this is nothing more than a scare tactic.anyone who has been to an er lately knows all about 8 hour waits to see a doctor.if they are truly afraid of newly insured still using emergency rooms as a primary care doctor what is needed is massive consumer education not a dose of scary spin.

San Jose, CA

#4 Aug 11, 2010
Scare tactics from the right. Thank God Obama has started to answer the health care question. Does everybody deserve the right to be healed? What would Jesus do?
H Doodle

Reynoldsburg, OH

#5 Aug 12, 2010
Hopefully, this lump will clear up by then.
Obama says

Blacklick, OH

#6 Aug 12, 2010
H Doodle wrote:
Hopefully, this lump will clear up by then.
That's your head.

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