► HR 3200 | America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009
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|Jul 21, 2009: House Energy and Commerce: Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.|
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Consider the following:
>> "Pg 22 of the Health Care Bill MANDATES the Govt will audit books of ALL
>> EMPLOYERS that self-insure!!
>> Pg 30 Sec 123- THERE WILL BE A GOVT COMMITTEE that decides what
>> treatments/benefits you get.
>> Pg 29 lines 4-16 - YOUR HEALTHCARE IS RATIONED!!!
>> Pg 42 - The "Health Choices Commissioner" will choose your HC Benefits
>> you. You have no choice!
>> PG 50 Section 152- HC will be provided to ALL non-US citizens, illegal or
>> Pg 53- Severability (KEY GEM)
>> "If any provision of the Act, or any application of such provision to any
>> person or circumstance, is held to be unconstitutional, the remainder of
>> provisions of this Act and the application of the provision to any other
>> person or circumstance shall not be affected."
>> Pg 58 - Govt will have real-time access to individual's finances & a
>> National ID Healthcard will be issued!
>> Pg 59 lines 21-24- Govt will have direct access to your bank accounts for
>> electronic funds transfer
>> PG 65 Sec 164 is a payoff subsidized plan for retirees and their families
>> Unions & community organizations (ACORN).
>> Pg 72 Lines 8-14 Govt is creating an HC Exchange to bring private HC
>> under Govt control.
>> PG 84 Sec 203 - Govt mandates ALL benefit packages for private HC plans
>> the Exchange
>> PG 85 Line 7 - Specs for Benefit Levels for Plans = The Govt will ration
>> your Healthcare!
>> PG 91 Lines 4-7- Govt mandates linguistic appropriate services. Example:
>> Translation for illegal aliens
>> Pg 95 Lines 8-18 The Govt will use groups i.e., ACORN & Americorps to
>> up individuals. for Govt HC plan.
>> PG 85 Line 7 - Specs of Benefit Levels For Plans. #AARP members- Your
>> care WILL be rationed
>> PG 102 Lines 12-18- Medicaid-Eligible Individual will be automatically
>> enrolled in Medicaid. No choice.
>> pg 124 lines 24-25 No company can sue GOVT on price fixing. No "judicial
>> review" against Govt Monopoly.
>> pg 127 Lines 1-16- RE: Doctors- The Govt will tell YOU what you can make.
>> Pg 145 Line 15-17 An Employer MUST auto-enroll employees into public
>> plan. NO CHOICE
>> Pg 126 Lines 22-25 Employers MUST pay for HC for part time employees AND
>> their families.
>> Pg 149 Lines 16-24 ANY Employer w/ payroll $400k & above who doesn't
>> public option pays 8% tax on all payroll.
>> PG 150 Lines 9-13- Biz w payroll between 251k & 400k who doesn't provide
>> pub. opt pays 2-6% tax on all payroll
>> Pg 167 Lines 18-23 ANY individual who doesn't have acceptable HC
>> to Govt will be taxed 2.5% of income.
>> Pg 170 Lines 1-3 Any NONRESIDENT Alien is EXEMPT from individual taxes.
>> (Americans will pay)
>> Pg 195 -Officers & employees of HC Admin (GOVT) will have access to ALL
>> Americans financial/personal records
>> PG 203 Line 14-15- "The tax imposed under this section shall not be
>> as tax." Yes, it actualy says that.
>> Pg 239 Line 14-24-Govt will reduce physician services for Medicaid.
>> low income, poor will be affected. Expendable.
>> Pg 241 Line 6-8- Doctors, doesn't matter what specialty you have, you'll
>> be paid the same.
>> PG 253 Line 10-18 Govt sets value of Dr's time, professional judgment,
>> Literally sets the value of humans.
>> PG 265 Sec 1131-Govt mandates & controls productivity for private HC
>> PG 268 Sec 1141- Fed Govt regulates rental & purchase of power driven
>> PG 272 SEC. 1145- TREATMENT OF CERTAIN CANCER HOSPITALS - Cancer
>> patients -
>> welcome to rationing!
>> Page 280 Sec 1151- The Govt will penalize hospitals for what Govt deems
>> "preventable re-admissions."
>> Pg 298 Lines 9-11- Doctors, treat a patient during initial admission that
>> results in a readmission? Govt will penalize you.
>> Pg 317 L 13-20- OMG!! PROHIBITION on ownership/investment. Govt tells
>> what/how much they can own.
>> Pg 317-318 lines 21-25,1-3: PROHIBITION on expansion- Govt is mandating
>> hospitals cannot expand.
>> pg 321 2-13: Hospitals have opportunity to apply for exception BUT
>> input required. Can you say ACORN?!!
>> Pg335 Lines 16-25, Pg 336-339 - Govt mandates establishment of outcome
>> measures. HC the way they want. Rationing.
>> Pg 341 Lines 3-9: Govt has authority to disqualify Medicare Adv Plans,
>> etc. Forcing people into Govt plan
>> Pg 354 Sec 1177 - Govt will RESTRICT enrollment of Special needs people!
>> WTF. My sister has downs syndrome!!
>> Pg 379 Sec 1191- Govt creates more bureaucracy - "Telehealth Advisory
>> Committee." Can you say HC by phone?
>> PG 425 Lines 4-12 Govt mandates "Advanced Care Planning Consultations."
>> PG 425 the Federal Government will require EVERYONE who is on Social
>> Security to undergo a counseling session every 5 years with the objective
>> being that they will explain to them just how to end their own life
>> Pg 425 Lines 17-19: Govt will instruct & consult regarding living wills,
>> durable powers of attorney. Mandatory!
>> PG 425 Lines 22-25, 426 Lines 1-3: Govt provides approved list of end of
>> life resources, guiding you in death.
>> PG 427 Lines 15-24: Govt mandates program for orders for end of life. The
>> Govt has a say in how your life ends.
>> Pg 429 Lines 1-9: An "advanced care planning consult" will be used
>> frequently as patients health deteriorates
>> PG 429 Lines 10-12: "advanced care consultation" may include an ORDER for
>> end of life plans. AN ORDER from the Government.
>> Pg 429 Lines 13-25 - The govt will specify which Doctors can write an end
>> life order.
>> PG 430 Lines 11-15- The Govt will decide what level of treatment you will
>> have at end of life.
>> Pg 469 - Community Based Home Medical Services = Non profit
>> Hello, ACORN Medical Services here!!?
>> Page 472 Lines 14-17: PAYMENT TO COMMUNITY-BASED ORG. 1 monthly payment
>> to a
>> community-based org. Like ACORN?
>> PG 489 Sec 1308: The Govt will cover Marriage & Family therapy. Which
>> they will insert Govt into your marriage.
>> Pg 494-498: Govt will cover Mental Health Services including defining,
>> creating, rationing those services."