and how exactly is obamacare hurting your profits
My father-in-law had a medical practice that consisted mainly of elderly sick people on Medicare. By the time he closed his practice, Medicare was paying my father-in-law $29 for an hour visit. He's internal medicine, so his patients had multiple ailments and usually took up every bit of that hour. The last year, he had to pay his nurses and office staff out of his own pocket, because that amount of money couldn't even pay his overhead.
He know works as a hospitalist and does fine, but nearly 1000 patients in the Monroe area lost the best doctor in the region.
So, here's the question: What incentive does anyone have to become a physician when the single payer doesn't pay enough to have your own business?