TITLE

When being uninsured hits home

AUTHOR(S)
Carney, Patricia I.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Medical Economics;11/19/2010, Vol. 87 Issue 22, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how the author, a physician, helps her uninsured brother with his medical bills while in the waiting period for his insurance in the U.S. It presents a letter from the author to the chief executive officer (CEO), chief financial officer (CFO) and director of public relations at the community hospital where her brother went for his chest x-ray and was billed 851 dollars. It states that with the passage of the healthcare reform, the public is upset with the healthcare system.
ACCESSION #
55770504

 

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