1 in 5 Insured Hit With Surprise Bills for Surgery
By Admin | February 21, 2020
TUESDAY, Feb. 11, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- You scheduled your surgery and made sure both your doctor and hospital are in your insurer's approved network of providers. Everything went without a hitch -- until a whopper of a bill showed up in the mail for "out-of-network" care during your operation.
The average out-of-network surprise bill tops $2,000, a new study finds. And about 20% of patients who had surgery using a doctor and hospital considered in-network for their insurance got a surprise bill.
For more information please read, 1 in 5 Insured Hit With Surprise Bills for Surgery, by Health Day.