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An urgent billing question: Couple surprised by emergency room coding after urgent care visit

A couple who took their baby to urgent care at St. Luke's hospital in Duluth on New Year's Day said they expected a $45 co-pay and were surprised to get a $308 bill instead. What they learned, said Al... read more

Is it an emergency? Insurer Anthem makes patients question ER visits

There are many exceptions to the ER rule: Patients won't get dinged when there isn't an urgent ... emergency care. The 62-year-old Maysville, Kentucky, resident was hit with a $1,600 bill a couple yea... read more

Casey: The tale of the $528 Band-Aid

She was carrying a couple ... after 5:30 p.m. Her doctor’s office was closed, Hancock said. Otherwise it was the first place she would have gone. She considered a hospital emergency room. But then she ... read more

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Tenet Healthcare's (THC) CEO Trevor Fetter on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session ... increasing by 0.9% per visit. This reflects the impact of the growth we are driving in new outpatient access points including urgent care cente... read more


Why I Prefer French Health Care

To put it plainly, when free marketers warn that Democratic health care initiatives ... bill for the visit, and for an examination, and those bills also go to your insurance company, which sends you a... read more

Ramsay gets White House invite after peacemaking cookout

Former Duluth Police Chief Gordon Ramsay, now chief of the police department in Wichita, Kan., has received an invitation to visit the White House after reports on a community cookout organized by pol... read more

The New York Times

Does the medical system try to prevent you from “bothering” your doctor? That’s a question Sacramento physician Dr. Faith ... She ended up in the intensive care unit of a nearby hospital, and Dr. Fitz... read more

University of Michigan expansion: Buying land in Ann Arbor raises questions about tax base

"As the university grows, so do the businesses, so does the housing market, so does Ann Arbor. One is good for the other," U-M regent Andrea Fischer Newman said in an interview after a December Board ... read more

Changes to BBC HD channels on satellite on 6th June

If you have Sky, you will not notice the change and won't have to do anything on or after 6 June. If you have Freesat you may need to put your HD box or TV into standby for 30 seconds and then restart ... read more

Envision Healthcare's (EVHC) CEO Chris Holden on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Also available for the question-and-answer ... group with an emphasis on emergency medicine. Infinity also enhances our strong relationships with Ascension Health, including markets where we provide h... read more

Future of universal health care on the line

The future of universal health care in Australia is on the line as Tony Abbott ... whether the states want an increase in the GST or a fee on emergency department visits is, after all, entirely a matt... read more

Republicans Learn to Love Single-Payer Health Care

But the nationalist argument didn't exactly go away, and it's not hard to see it adjusting itself to make room for health insurance ... sign any big overhaul of the health care system, but if he does, ... read more



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