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    More emergency rooms closing even as need for them grows

    Urban and suburban areas have lost a quarter of their hospital emergency departments over the last 20 years, according to the study, in The Journal of the American Medical Association. In 1990, there were 2,446 hospitalswith emergency departments in nonrural areas. That number dropped to 1,779 in 2009, even as the total number of emergency room visits nationwide increased by roughly 35 percent.
    More here: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/18/he...er=rss&emc=rss

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    Gee, why do you suppose that is?
    I'm your huckleberry...

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    You can be the weapon, and the gun in your hand is a tool - or the gun is a weapon and you are the tool.


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    Where I was from the number one cause was illegal aliens. They would use it as a regular doctor's office and clinic and not pay one cent. It was so bad that my old town only had about 1 out of every 10 patients paying their bills. You can not sustain that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    Where I was from the number one cause was illegal aliens. They would use it as a regular doctor's office and clinic and not pay one cent. It was so bad that my old town only had about 1 out of every 10 patients paying their bills. You can not sustain that.
    Someone rep him, I already got him for something today.
    I'm your huckleberry...

    Quemadmoeum gladis nemeinum occidit, occidentus telum est!

    You can be the weapon, and the gun in your hand is a tool - or the gun is a weapon and you are the tool.


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    Quote Originally Posted by MacLean View Post
    Someone rep him, I already got him for something today.
    Done did.

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    Our "dear leader" Comrade "O" promised "HE" will fix what the GOP and Bush broke, Do not worry "change" is here.
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