U.S. Plans Stealth Survey on Access to Doctors

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  1. carpro

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    http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/27/health/policy/27docs.html

    U.S. Plans Stealth Survey on Access to Doctors

    By ROBERT PEAR

    Published: June 26, 2011

    WASHINGTON — Alarmed by a shortage of primary care doctors, Obama administration officials are recruiting a team of “mystery shoppers” to pose as patients, call doctors’ offices and request appointments to see how difficult it is for people to get care when they need it.
     
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    Good idea if they can generate unbiased statistics.
     
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    More government jobs. Unemployment should drop .005% this month.
     
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    Anybody believe the Obama administration won't use this information against doctors?
     

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