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A case study in healthcare hell
Los Angeles Times

At 22, Jovan Rodriguez was carefree, fit, employed but uninsured. So the diagnosis of Hodgkin’s lymphoma came as a shock, and the ensuing bureaucratic nightmare rages on years later. Jovan Rodriguez, an Orange County supermarket clerk, awoke one day with a stiff neck. He got up to go to the bathroom, felt kind of lousy and went back to bed.