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Doctors diagnose health care reform
Monterey Herald

Physicians’ reactions to President Barack Obama’s health care legislation are as complicated and varied as the bill itself and depend largely on the type of medicine they practice. Primary care physicians will “absolutely” benefit from the bill, said Lori Heim, president of the American Academy of Family Physicians. She said she is particularly looking forward to a 10 percent Medicare bonus for primary care physicians for the next five years.