Why should any group get a better price for medical costs than an individual? Look at the paperwork you get from Medicare or your insurance companyyou see outrageous amounts billed, which are then drastically cut by Medicare or insurance companies to an allowed amount. That is the amount your insurance covers partly or in full. If you have no insurance, you should be responsible for the full remaining costsnot for the inflated billed costs. Providers bill high because they know the amounts will be strongly reduced. Why not save a lot of labor and time by billing correctly in the first place?
Inge HilbergLaconia, N.H.
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