I got this from a friend of mine concerning obammys socialist health care. I 'm trying to find the actual document so I can confirm these references. Has anyone else seen this and can confim or debunk? Some of this sounds way off base.
And don't even think about rattin' me out to the dems for publishing this info.
Thought that you should know:...
-> Page 16: States that if you have insurance at the time of the bill
becoming law and change, you will be required to take a similar plan. If
that is not available, you will be required to take the gov option!
-> Page 22: Mandates audits of all employers that self-insure!
-> Page 29: Admission: your health care will be rationed!
-> Page 30: A government committee will decide what treatments and
benefits you get (and, unlike an insurer, there will be no appeals process)
-> Page 42: The "Health Choices Commissioner" will decide health benefits
for you. You will have no choice. None.
-> Page 50: All non-US citizens, illegal or not, will be provided with
free healthcare services.
-> Page 58: Every person will be issued a National ID Healthcard.
-> Page 59: The federal government will have direct, real-time access to
all individual bank accounts for electronic funds transfer.
-> Page 65: Taxpayers will subsidize all union retiree and community
organizer health plans (example: SEIU, UAW and ACORN)
-> Page 72: All private healthcare plans must conform to government rules
to participate in a Healthcare Exchange.
-> Page 84: All private healthcare plans must participate in the
Healthcare Exchange (i.e., total government control of private plans)
-> Page 91: Government mandates linguistic infrastructure for services
(translation: illegal aliens)
-> Page 95: The Government will pay ACORN and Americorps to sign up
individuals for Government-run Health Care plan.
-> Page 102: Those eligible for Medicaid will be automatically enrolled:
you have no choice in the matter.
-> Page 124: No company can sue the government for price-fixing. No
"judicial review" is permitted against the government monopoly. (Put
simply, private insurers will be crushed.)
-> Page 127: The AMA sold doctors out: the government will set wages.
-> Page 145: An employer MUST auto-enroll employees into the
government-run public plan. No alternatives.
-> Page 126: Employers MUST pay healthcare bills for part-time employees
AND their families.
-> Page 149: Any employer with a payroll of $400K or more, who does not
offer the public option, pays an 8% tax on payroll
-> Page 150: Any employer with a payroll of $250K-400K or more, who does
not offer the public option, pays a 2 to 6% tax on payroll
-> Page 167: Any individual who doesn't have acceptable healthcare
(according to the government) will be taxed 2.5% of income.
-> Page 170: Any NON-RESIDENT alien is exempt from individual taxes
(Americans will pay for them).
-> Page 195: Officers and employees of Government Healthcare Bureaucracy
will have access to ALL American financial and personal records.
-> Page 203: "The tax imposed under this section shall not be treated as
tax." (Yes, it really says that.)
-> Page 239: Bill will reduce physician services for Medicaid. Seniors
and the poor most affected.
-> Page 241: Doctors: no matter what speciality you have, you'll all be
paid the same (thanks, AMA!)
-> Page 253: Government sets value of doctors' time, their professional
-> Page 265: Government mandates and controls productivity for private
-> Page 268: Government regulates rental and purchase of power-driven
-> Page 272: Cancer patients: welcome to the wonderful world of rationing!
-> Page 280: Hospitals will be penalized for what the government deems
-> Page 298: Doctors: if you treat a patient during an initial admission
that results in a readmission, you will be penalized by the government.
-> Page 317: Doctors: you are now prohibited for owning and investing in
-> Page 318: Prohibition on hospital expansion. Hospitals cannot expand
without government approval.
-> Page 321: Hospital expansion hinges on "community" input. (in other
words, yet another payoff for ACORN)
-> Page 335: Government mandates establishment of outcome-based measures:
-> Page 341: Government has authority to disqualify Medicare Advantage
Plans, HMOs, etc.
-> Page 354: Government will restrict enrollment of SPECIAL NEEDS individuals.
-> Page 379: More bureaucracy: Telehealth Advisory Committee (healthcare
-> Page 425: More bureaucracy: Advance Care Planning Consult: Senior
Citizens, assisted suicide, euthanasia?
-> Page 425: Government will instruct and consult regarding living wills,
durable powers of attorney, etc. Mandatory. (Appears to lock in estate
taxes ahead of time.)
-> Page 425: Government provides approved list of end-of-life resources,
guiding you in death.
-> Page 427: Government mandates program that orders end-of-life
treatment (government dictates how your life ends)
-> Page 429: Advance Care Planning Consult will be used to dictate
treatment as patient's health deteriorates. This can include an ORDER for
end-of-life plans. An ORDER from the GOVERNMENT.
-> Page 430: Government will decide what level of treatments you may have
-> Page 469: Community-based Home Medical Services (more payoffs for ACORN)
-> Page 472: Payments to Community-based organizations
more payoffs for
-> Page 489: Government will cover marriage and family therapy. (Government
intervenes in your marriage)
-> Page 494: Government will cover mental health services: defining,
creating and rationing those services.