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With American for-profit health care, we've gotten to the point where you'd be doing your family a favor if you just refused ambulance transport and died by the side of the road.

intercst link: More than two-thirds of people in the survey said their doctors had never discussed the cost of their care. Medical providers generally don’t, particularly when dealing with the most acutely ill.

How odd, ours don't either? }};-$

Yet the healthcare providers always get paid. Most expensive part of wife's BC treatment (for us) was the parking at the downtown hospital and once things settled down to regular radiation treatments they gave us a half price chit, I didn't even ask for it.


For anyone curious, this thread from Women's Health Issues Board mostly covers it.
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