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A conservative Maryland physician elected to Congress on an anti-Obamacare platform surprised fellow freshmen at a Monday orientation session by demanding to know why his government-subsidized health care plan takes a month to kick in.
Republican Andy Harris, an anesthesiologist who defeated freshman Democrat Frank Kratovil on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, reacted incredulously when informed that federal law mandated that his government-subsidized health care policy would take effect on Feb. 1 – 28 days after his Jan. 3rd swearing-in.
He stood up and asked the two ladies who were answering questions why it had to take so long, what he would do without 28 days of health care,” said a congressional staffer who saw the exchange.
The median expected salary for a typical Physician - Anesthesiology in the United States is $336,451.
“Harris then asked if he could purchase insurance from the government to cover the gap,”
Originally posted by dawnstar
reply to post by maybereal11
just to be clear....er....
you are given EMERGENCY medical treatment at the er....
any followup, well, no, not unless you let that follow up go long enough for it to become an emergency again!