Re: Anyone still think Obamacare is a good thing?
01-06-2014 10:56 AM
Since my facts have been questioned, let me give specifics:
“To prepare for healthcare reform, Cleveland Clinic is transforming the way care is delivered to patients. Over the past several years, we have had an ongoing focus on driving efficiencies, lowering costs, reducing duplication in services and enhancing quality to make healthcare affordable to patients.Although we have made progress, we need to further reduce costs to the organization by $330 million in 2014. We are carefully evaluating all aspects of our system to accomplish this. Some of the initiatives include offering early retirement to 3,000 eligible employees, reducing operational costs, stricter review of filling vacant positions, and lastly workforce reductions."
UPS told 15,000 workers that their spouses would no longer be offered insurance as a result of Obamacare. http://www.nbcnews.com/health/ups-takes-spouses-in
Many businesses have been forced to cut hours because of it:
More real families (like mine):