Hospital emergency room patients in New Jersey have been feeling anything but patient with the start of a three-day work slowdown by doctors. More than 1,000 physicians closed their practices early to protest skyrocketing medical-malpractice insurance
premiums and to send a message to state lawmakers.
Philadelphia Inquirer, Feb. 4, 2003
A doctor's strike is certainly a problem if you are in a capitated insurance plan---only can see your PCP, unable to see specialist without a referral AND have high ER fees too!!