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In today's medical -- new polls show that many Americans are either upset all confused about the state of health care legislation the big surprise brand new Fox News poll shows a 54% of Americans would actually repeal Obama -- they could.
Meanwhile a Kaiser Family Foundation poll.
But -- -- the 42% up unaware of this or is even in place.
Fox News health dot com managing editor doctor Manny Alvarez joining us now I guess it just be much tells us what we yeah.
But the man everybody is confused yes I'm confused and I'm supposed -- I'm supposed to.
-- I think nothing has change I mean everybody is very aware of the 151000 pages of regulation.
Hospitals are not a figure out as a matter of fact that -- -- -- -- hospitals and our hiring lobbyists and people that can interpret the law.
So that they can apply it.
So you can only imagine what consumers feels like doctors feel the same thing so I think at the end of the day did that nothing's changing people are very disappointing they don't understand it so.
They get it I think right but it didn't come out be shorter forms.
So maybe they're starting to understand that this thing has really bloody confusing and they have to do something.
Well that they understand a couple of things they understand that free medical conditions maybe not I'm not gonna be may be a problem.
-- the understand that they're not gonna be getting questions.
In regards to the previous medical history.
Those questions have been replaced by questions by your finances.
So it's not about whether you know you know you have diabetes -- -- -- how much do you make what was -- latest tax returns with a Q4 one K that those kinds of things and people get confused when used by asking about money.
Someone in the health -- actually.
Forgetting Obama camp what's the system badly broken and what what is the way to fix it it's not an easy -- to do is it it is and I mean you know you have multiple things you have litigation issues you have you know the medicine sometimes that is for profit.
You know we -- top heavy when it comes to procedures.
And on a lot of things that may not be necessary -- mean we have a lot of procedures you know from you know plastic surgery and I love my.
Brothers and sisters in the plastic surgery of this whole Lotta stuff that is -- -- Prevented that health care has not been a big ticket item in in in the past.
Off a lot of investment in technology you know this you know twenty brands of -- -- -- machines you know multiple brands and MRIs.
In -- -- there's a lot of competitiveness in the technical world which then.
Beef up the price because everything is procedure oriented and I get it I mean something had to be done.
Bought this regulating it from Washington Payne except in -- barely -- and who could save any kind of money.
Quickly what is the hospital -- with doing right now to prepare.
Well basically what what -- what we're focusing on on which we'll call it on performance.
You know outcomes.
Would prefer looking at outcomes.
In other -- We are focusing in on returning patients back to the operating room on the -- like infections and catheters and things like that's a big thing and I'm.
-- we know we're not gonna get reimbursed by operate on you when you get a complication.
-- not gimmick that's good together right well but I thought so hey hey hey we had to -- you know there are -- -- I mean you know the end of the -- there is that event so.
Things like that led to -- sending people home you know what there.
On and those kinds of things that's what we gonna be concentrating a lot and in doing.
Leaving you what -- they -- -- -- to men against them and stability which it.
Video like six hours have a baby -- you have to go home but that's right front that's OK you got at that a IRA President Obama nominating --
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