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Response to truedelphi (Reply #13)

Sat Nov 15, 2014, 08:56 PM

16. I hear you, but here's the thing. You can buy health insurance that covers any hospital,

 

but it's going to cost you a bunch more.

Truthfully, the hospital ought to accept the insurer's payment and write off the rest. The hospital probably accepts less from other payers, but is going after the lady for what is an artificially high charge.

If the insurance company ponies up, the other policy holders pay.. The hospital ought to be the one taking the criticism on this.

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