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Patients outraged after losing doctors under Obamacare
CBS News

Kevin McCarthy of Thousand Oaks, California, was surprised last spring, when he learned his family doctor of 14 years could not accept the Blue Shield insurance he’d purchased under Obamacare.

He said he was “outraged” because when he was shopping for his policy, Blue Shield confirmed his doctor was covered. “We were duped,” McCarthy said. “Hoodwinked is another good term.”

Here’s what happened. Insurance companies — to save money — are quietly selling what are called “narrow networks.”