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How Profiteers Lure Women Into Often-Unneeded Surgery - NY Times

An expose by the Times of the truly awful business that some lawyers are engaged in.

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Jefferson Healthcare hospital institutes sliding fee scale - PDN

Over the last number of years, a variety of people have petitioned JHC to look into their practices of charity care along with their collections policies that have resulted in people being sent to court and into bankruptcy over relatively small amounts (some have been larger amounts, to be sure). 489 more words

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In US, Illness is Financial Anxiety

In August 2016, I moved from Texas to the northwest of England. Last summer, I while walking in the local park I slipped on a stepping stone and sprained my ankle. 418 more words


The Unknown Plans of the Duck

Aflac is known for its many groundbreaking coverage plans, which include cancer coverage, short term disability, and accident coverage, with one-day pay, just to name a few. 238 more words


The cruel facts of the Affordable Care Act

When President Obama introduced the Affordable Care Act, or the ACA, it was thought to be the saving grace to healthcare. We have since seen this is not the case. 235 more words