Markups On Care Can Fatten Hospital Budgets — Even If Few Patients Foot The Full Bill

(By Chad Terhune for California Healthline)

Few patients pay a hospital’s full price for a procedure or test. But a new study shows why those charges still matter. Continue reading article here…

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