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updated 6:14 PM UTC, Oct 22, 2018

Wisconsin Hospitals Dealing With $1.1B In Unpaid Bills

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

More hospital patients are leaving unpaid bills behind after receiving treatment.

  A report from the Wisconsin Hospital Association finds a total of one-point-one-billion dollars in uncompensated health care services during 2017.  That's a 14-percent increase over the previous year.  Milwaukee County hospitals represent almost 30 percent of the total unpaid bills.  The report didn't offer an explanation for the increase.

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