Wednesday, September 16, 2009
What do doctors REALLY favor?
A random poll of over 2,000 physicians found that over 70% favor access to a public option. Most favor a public option as an alternative to private insurance. Ten percent favor abandoning private insurance in favor of a single-payer system. Only 27% are in favor of keeping America's health system as-is.
The numbers revealed in this poll are in stark contrast to the American Medical Association poll, which only questioned AMA member physicians (less than a third of all physicians).
Full story here.