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Doctors cut off Medicare patients
Ventura County Star

As several Ventura County doctors announced Monday they’ve stopped seeing new Medicare patients because of a 21-percent pay cut, seniors worried about getting care. “I cross my fingers that my doctor keeps seeing me,” said 78-year-old Toni Ranslem at the Goebel Senior Adult Center in Thousand Oaks, criticizing the government for not finding a solution. “If they’re going to cut them more, that’s ridiculous.”