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Hip surgery

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HIP SURGERY:
 
THREE PATIENTS LIMP INTO THREE DIFFERENT DOCTORS’ WITH THE SAME COMPLAINT....THEY ALL HAVE TROUBLE WALKING AND MAY REQUIRE HIP SURGERY..

PATIENT 1.

IS EXAMINED WITHIN THE HOUR, IS X-RAYED THE SAME DAY, AND HAS A TIME BOOKED FOR SURGERY THE FOLLOWING WEEK. THE TOTAL COST FOR THE OPERATION IS $2400.00
 
PATIENT 2.
GOES TO THE E.R. IS EXAMINED WITHIN THE HOUR, IS X-RAYED THE SAME DAY, AND HAS A TIME BOOKED FOR SURGERY THE FOLLOWING WEEK. GETS NO BILL FOR COPAY OR DEDUCTIBLE. IN FACT GETS NO BILL AT ALL. COST FOR THIS PATIENT $0.00.
 
PATIENT 3.
SEES HIS FAMILY DOCTOR -AFTER WAITING 3 WEEKS FOR AN APPOINTMENT, THEN WAITS 8 WEEKS TO SEE A SPECIALIST. GETS AN  X-RAY, WHICH ISN'T REVIEWED FOR ANOTHER WEEK, AND FINALLY HAS HIS SURGERY SCHEDULED FOR 6 MONTHS FROM THEN, PENDING THE REVIEW BOARD'S  DECISION ON HIS AGE AND REMAINING VALUE TO SOCIETY. GETS BILL FOR DEDUCTIBLE WHICH IS $7,500.00 AND HAS A COPAY OF 20% WHICH EQUALS $6,000.00. TOTAL COST FOR THIS CITIZEN $13,500.00.
 
WHY THE DIFFERENT TREATMENT FOR THE THREE PATIENTS?

PATIENT 1.  IS A GOLDEN RETRIEVER TAKEN TO A VET.
 
PATIENT 2.   IS AN ILLEGAL ALIEN.
 
PATIENT 3.  IS A SENIOR CITIZEN ON OBAMACARE.
 

IN NOVEMBER.....IF HILLARY
WINS THE ELECTION:
 
WE'LL ALL HAVE TO FIND A GOOD VET!
 
Entry #664

Comments

1.
emilygComment by emilyg - October 12, 2016, 5:18 pm
Never Hillary.
2.
MADDOG10Comment by MADDOG10 - October 13, 2016, 9:57 am
LMAO

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