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If you’re hospitalized with COVID-19 and don’t have insurance, you’ll likely owe $73,000. One chart shows how broken the system is for the most vulnerable.

Uninsured Americans with COVID-19 would pay an estimated average of $US73,300 for a 6-day hospital stay, according to a recent report by FAIR Health. There are 27 million Americans without insurance. COVID-19 symptoms range widely and treatment could vary, so costs could realistically be far less – or more. Visit […]
If you’re hospitalized with COVID-19 and don’t have insurance, you’ll likely owe $73,000. One chart shows how broken the system is for the most vulnerable.
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A US resident racked up a $3,200 hospital bill for suspected coronavirus treatment, and his insurance only covered part of it. Here’s how the costs broke down.

A Miami resident checked into a hospital for flu-like symptoms after a work trip to China, concerned he may have the novel coronavirus, the Miami Herald reported. He found out he didn’t have a coronavirus infection, but the whole hospital trip cost more than $US3,200. Under his insurance plan, he […]
A US resident racked up a $3,200 hospital bill for suspected coronavirus treatment, and his insurance only covered part of it. Here’s how the costs broke down.