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  •  Because hospitals (3+ / 0-)
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    ratzo, cai, Siri

    are the new profit centers, bottom line is that they get paid and there is no outstanding bills owed to the hospital.  The more people have big deductibles on their healthcare policies the bigger the stakes for the hospitals.  Most medical practices and hospitals have their own debt collectors that work for them.

    "During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolution­ary act. " George Orwell

    by zaka1 on Tue Apr 24, 2012 at 04:12:42 PM PDT

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