Sept. 10, 2014
Obama care is the unofficial name of The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act That was approved as a law in March 23, 2010. The objective of Obama care is to give access to all American to quality medical insurance according to their economic possibilities and reduce health care spending in the United States. The new health care law is not perfect, but it offers more than what we have now and what we had before.
I live in an apartment and it’s located on the second floor; one day I was bringing the garbage and boxes out because we had just recently moved to those apartments and ...view middle of the document...
I had to make the decision to pay my obligations for the month or take care of my knee. I was very disappointed of the government but I also realized how important it is to be prepared at the time of emergencies. I asked the clinics to work with me in my situation and offer a payment plan, but rejection after rejection I received. This situation was extended for a week and I was with my hands crossed. At that time the violence in Cd. Juarez, Mexico increased and the government of United States suggested us not to visit Juarez, but had no other choice to find a clinic here in El Paso.
Approximately, a month I had applied for a higher position at work and the job opportunity offered benefits and medical insurance. After the accident had happened I had forgotten about that time but God is so great that one day I got the call to inform me that the position was mine if I was interested. I was so excited and I explained my situation to my employer and they decided to immediately activate my health coverage for my operation.
Obamacare, like any act of government has a lot to discuss and debate, but to eliminate this entire law should make us ask why, when you have so many good things. Most Americans do not want Obamacare but because they do not understand it all the benefits. The Democrats and the president have not done a good job to explain in detail how this health plan works.
These are some examples of the benefits that an American citizen could obtain by...