A year into our “Show Us Your Bills” campaign, 9Wants to Know continues to collect a paper trail of horror stories documenting the ongoing struggle Coloradans have with medical billing practices.
It’s a struggle one Colorado businessman feels he can remedy one bill complaint at a time. He sees it as the first shot at a health care pricing transparency revolution. More on that in a moment.
$2,000 CHARGE FOR MOSQUITO BITE
Denton Anderson has known for a long time his body and mosquito bites don’t always play well together.
Sometimes, he admits, the reactions can be downright frightening. That’s what happened shortly before a friend of his convinced him to go to an emergency room.
“The swelling went from my wrist to my elbow,” he said.
So, yes, it was big.