(COMPLETE COLORADO) Directly undercutting President Obama’s oft-repeated promise – “If you like your plan, you can keep your plan. If you like your doctor, you can keep your doctor.” – a health exchange navigator in Colorado told a woman with a cancelled health plan she’ll pay more in monthly premiums to continue seeing her long-time physician. At least $140 more a month – or $1,680 a year.
Rebecca Ryan of Fort Collins recorded the 24 minute phone call with a heath exchange phone representative, in which Ryan directly asked if she was being “penalized” for wanting to keep her doctor.
“Yes,” the navigator responded, without qualification.
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