“Show Us Your Bills” Panel Discusses Colorado’s Health Care System
Exactly $6,250 for a urine drug test. A $8,042 charge for a CT scan. And even $75 for a “late night” charge at a 24-hour Emergency Room.
These are just some of the charges from hospitals and health care providers 9Wants to Know analyzed when our viewers showed us their bills.
Over the last year, viewers have sent in hundreds of emails, complaints and medical bills that ultimately unveiled the complicated and costly health care system in Colorado.
Our viewers’ bills revealed mistakes in insurance coverage – agencies mistakenly denying coverage for life-threatening treatment.