'Doc Shock' Reaches the Masses

Health-care wonks can insist that narrow networks aren't news, but clearly, these networks are news to the folks in the plans -- and now that they know, they aren’t happy.

In December, I predicted that "doc shock" was going to be a major problem for the U.S. health-care overhaul, as people found out that the narrow networks insurers use to keep premiums low often don't cover the top-notch doctors you'd like to see if you get really sick:

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