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Bankruptcy Provides a Solution to the Growing Number of Californians Overwhelmed by Medical Debt

There’s a little known practice by hospitals and rehab facilities that many are noting as a cause for the increasing number of California bankruptcies filed due to overwhelming medical debt: it’s a Medicare technicality – a simple classification or checkmark on a form. When you are first admitted hospital staff classifies you with a checkmark […]