Cash-only doctors abandon the insurance system

9:21 am
Thu July 11, 2013

Cash-only doctors abandon the insurance system

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Fed up with declining payments and rising red tape, a small but growing number of doctors is opting out of the insurance system completely. They're expecting patients to pony up with cash.
Fed up with red tape and high overhead, a growing number of doctors like Dr. Doug Nunamaker, pictured here, have switched to a cash-only payment system. Fed up with declining payments and rising red tape, a small but growing number of doctors is opting out of the insurance system completely.