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Buyer Beware: Study Claims These 50 (USA) Hospitals Price Gouge Uninsured Patients

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by *GG*, Jun 12, 2015.

  1. *GG*

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    Valentijn The Diabolic Logic

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    I wonder if they're able to claim a tax write-off or taking a loss when the for-profit hospitals with obscene prices then "mark down" their prices to provide care for the un(der)-insured. "Look, it's charity! We feel that our $100 procedure is worth $1000, therefore we're donating/losing $900 worth when we reduce their bill to the normal amount!"
     
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