The new healthcare law backfired on the intended to cover population

Patients with chronic conditions often go in and out of emergency rooms for years without treatment because doctors are only required to treat immediately life-threatening conditions. Under the new healthcare law, patients suppose to get real treatments, but they cannot afford it either.

Cuts in Hospital Subsidies Threaten Safety-Net Care

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/09/health/cuts-in-hospital-subsidies-threaten-safety-net-care.html?smid=pl-share

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