CBO: ACA WILL CAUSE 2.5 MILLION TO LEAVE THE WORKFORCE OVER TEN YEARS.
A Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report released Tuesday touched off a partisan debate over how to interpret its conclusion that the Affordable Care Act will spur more than two million full-time workers to leave the labor force in the coming years. That debate played out across the media, garnering several front-page stories in major newspapers, over four minutes of airtime on the nightly news broadcasts, and many more print and online accounts.
I was born in New Orleans. I obtained my B.A. degree with Distinction and Phi Beta Kappa Honors from the University of Colorado. I obtained my M.D. degree from L.S.U. Medical Center. I completed a 5 year surgery residency specializing in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery in Denver Colorado. I served in the military and spent two years in Germany at Landstuhl Army Medical Center. From 1983-1985, I trained in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Miami, Florida under world renowned plastic surgeon, Dr. Ralph Millard. I have been in solo practice for over 20 years performing cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. I have obtained Board Certification by two boards recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialities: The Amercian Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery. I have served as President of the Tulsa County Medical Society and Chief of Surgery at St. John Medical Center. It has been an honor and priviledge to provide surgical care to my patients.