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Health care reform puts doctors in a money bind
Sacramento Business Journal

Offered a chance to land dozens of new patients through Covered California, thousands of local doctors have agreed to a pay cut. More than 2,000 accepted lower rates to get patients as thousands of uninsured Californians seek coverage under the Affordable Care Act. And that’s just those who signed on with one health plan, Blue Shield of California. Anthem Blue Cross is doing the same, but would not say how many doctors agreed.