Obamacare Is Driving Some Doctors To Stop Taking Insurance Altogether – Yahoo! Finance
By Mandi Woodruff
A 2012 survey of more than 13,500 doctors from around the country found that 26% have already cut services for Medicaid patients due to costs, and within the next two years more than 50% plan to cut some patient access to their services. About 7% plan to switch to cash-only practices, like Ciampi’s, or “concierge practices” in which patients pay doctors an annual retainer.