Free-standing Emergency Room, surprise medical bills

Free StThere’s a new kind of health care facility popping up around the country. They’re called free-standing emergency rooms and are meant for people who need medical attention ...

Spotting medical bill errors

Healthcare costs keep rising. Deductibles are higher than ever, and healthcare experts say medical bills are often full of errors. The I-Team started our investigation into billing ...

There’s A Strong Chance You Are Paying For Expensive Medical Billing Mistakes

Medical bills are the gift that keeps on giving. Having lost my husband in January, I can attest that not even death puts an end to the steady stream of bills for his care that I still ...

Surprise Medical Bills: Why They Occur And What To Do

Imagine going on Amazon, buying an Electronic Spin the Bottle Game for its listed price of $32.92, receiving the product (sparing the arduous effort required to spin the bottle) and ...

Patient claims medical billing practices

Washington consumers have been gouged by unexpected medical bills despite going to a doctor or clinic in their insurer’s network, but Washington patients are not the only ones hit ...

Debt Collectors Sue Over Medical Bills as Small as $60

Two years ago, the president of Credit Management Services, a collection agency in Grand Island, Nebraska, presented a struggling local family with the keys to a used 2007 Mercury Grand ...

Most medical bills have errors ? here’s how not to get ripped off

If you aren’t scrutinizing your medical bills, you probably should. Some estimates report that as many as 75 to 80 percent of all medical bills have some sort of mistake. The American ...

5 Reasons Your Health Insurance Plan Will Deny Your Medical Bill

Having your health insurance claim denied is enough to make you feel sick all over again — especially if you’re stuck with a large medical bill as a result. The good news is that ...

How You Could Get Hit With a Surprise Medical Bill

One in three American adults has faced them Almost exactly a year ago, John Elfrank-Dana, a 58-year-old father of three, slipped on the steps of a New York subway, slammed his skull ...

Surprise medical bills: Consumers ‘need help’ from lawmakers now

Joyce Trapp said it was frightening enough that her husband, a law enforcement officer decorated for valor, suffered a brain injury in a motorcycle accident. Then came the unexpected ...
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