Skip to comments.Obamacare Sticker Shock: Taxing Over 15,000 Medicines
Posted on 10/14/2010 6:42:43 AM PDT by kristinn
Nancy Pelosi warned us wed have to pass Obamacare to find out whats in it. And what were finding we dont like at all.
Higher insurance premiums are hitting families hard. Medicare Advantage has been decimated. Millions will be forced into government-run Medicaid where long lines and rationing await.
If we like our insurance -- too bad.
Beginning January 1, 2011, more than 15,000 over-the-counter (OTC) health care items will require a prescription (and that means a doctors visit) for tax-free reimbursement.
Under Obamacare, OTC drugs cannot be reimbursed tax-free from Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) or Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) without a government bureaucrat-required permission slip.
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So, are you going to feel as ridiculous as I am when you ask your physician for a prescription for Ibuprofen or Nyquil?”
I suspect the docs knew about this already & are not happy in the least that their limited time is being used in such a manner.
Gee, Mrs Obama, I cannot take the time to give you a Pap smear because I have a waiting room full of people waiting for RX’s for Advil.
You forgot, they’re discouraging pap smears and mammogrms.
They’re cullng the population.
Oh, but you can still get Gardisil injected into your nine-year old for three types of cervical cancer (psst, never mind the deaths). /s
He's probably going to lose his job. Now for the attack on his zoning so that his trees get cut.
GO GET HIM!
My congress critter is a obama twin..just white.
IRS guidelines would have probably allowed the Tylenol for family members anyway. If not those, check out Elder Care standards, and the deal on purchasing medical insurance for a child ~ which has no age limit BTW!
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