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Medi-Cal cuts pose a danger to all of us, not just the poor
Bakersfield Californian

The Medi-Cal program (called “Medicaid” in the other 49 states) encourages physicians to join their network, to make health care available to California’s indigent citizens. However, the program is gutted whenever government budgets come under strain. This is our current system. We must reverse course in order to avert a national disaster. To anyone who might someday need to utilize an emergency room, and that includes you and me, the following issues should be of great concern: