Cancer Survivor Loses Dr. After Signing Up for Obamacare, No Drs. for 400 Miles
5:03 PM, May 30, 2014 • By MICHAEL WARREN
An Oklahoma woman signed up for a new health insurance plan--only to find that there's not a doctor that will accept that plan within 400 miles. KTEN-TV reports that Janet Grigg, a cancer survivor, moved to Durant, Oklahoma to care for her elderly mother. But after signing onto a Blue Cross Blue Shield plan via the Obamacare website, she discovered she would need to pay out of pocket for her annual cancer screenings.
Worse, Grigg says she was told "that I would not find a doctor within a 400-mile radius from Dallas up to Oklahoma City that would, in fact, take the plan that I had chosen." Watch the video below:
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