Report Chronicles Medical Debt Issues for Seniors

Senior citizens in North Carolina and Florida are carrying more medical debt than seniors in any other state, according to the results of a recently released report, which details social threats — including economic instability — to seniors receiving healthcare. Nearly one-in-six senior citizens living in the United States is …

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Texas Legislature Plans on Taking Up Medical Debt Bills Again

The next legislative session in Texas doesn’t start for three months, but already lawmakers have announced plans to re-introduce legislation that would require healthcare providers to send an itemized bill to patients prior to pursuing any debt collection action. The announcement follows the publication of an article detailing hundreds of …

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