Skip to main content
No. of Recommendations: 1
A single dad that I know took his kid to urgent care a few weeks back. They sent him to ER because they had just closed for the evening. After waiting for an hour and a half at ER to see a doctor for 15 minutes, it was determined that it was an ear infection and they were given a prescription and sent away.

The bill was just shy of $1000.

A while back (I believe on this board) there was a thread about some type of advocate that helps clients work to reduce medical bills. Does anyone have any idea where to find it? Maybe the advocate worked for the insurance company....???

Thanks for any help.

Regatta
Print the post  

Announcements

UGC Disclosure Notice Regarding Credit Card Posts
Community board discussions about credit cards are not provided or commissioned by banks who may have advertising relationships with The Motley Fool. Responses have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.
TMF Credit Center
The Motley Fool Credit Center arms you with real tools and simple messages, that will help you in every credit situation.
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.