Jani Spede

The New York Times ran an interesting story March 30 about how medical clinics have already begun to feel “growing pains” associated with an influx of newly-insured patients as a result of the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare.”

In the story, Abby Goodnough reports that in Kentucky alone, more than 350,000 people – about eight percent of the state’s population – have signed up for coverage. Insurers and medical providers are reporting steady demand from the newly covered, ranging from basic checkups to complex surgical procedures. Continue reading “New York Times Report: Obamacare beginning to overwhelm healthcare providers” »