The NYT reports today that hospitals will reap $6 billion in previously uncompensated care.
The AHA reports that 2013 uncompensated care amounted to $45.9 billion, or 6.1% of total billings. So the revenue gained is 13% of uncompensated care, but that’s only about 1% of total hospital billings… It’s a beginning.
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