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> Price Gouging in Hospitals
Giles
post Feb 28 2006, 09:45 PM
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Hospitals are charging people without insurance different prices than people who are insured, up to 5 times more than what they would charge Medicare for a procedure. Its one thing if a private hospital is overcharging but charity hospitals shouldn't be doing this. Does anyone else think that this is unethical and totally uncalled for? Shouldn't non-profit institutions be providing this sort of care for reasonable prices given the "charitable" nature of their organizations?
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post Feb 28 2006, 10:53 PM
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