How much does an emergency room visit cost? Or how to successfully argue a bill

How much does an emergency room visit cost? Or how to successfully argue a bill

His kid was treated at the emergency room at Children’s Medical Center – Plano, Tex., he told us when he shared his experience on our website. The charge was $1,770; insurance paid nothing, and he was asked to pay $1,501.24. His remark: ‘Waited six hours. Very expensive treatment for a kid’s tummyache.” I asked him […]

How much does an X-ray cost? $50. Flat rate prices, posted online.

Filed Under: Costs, Patients

Summary: How much does an X-ray cost? $50. How much does a CT scan without contrast cost? $400. An Indianapolis company, Northwest Radiology, has joined the increasing number of providers posting prices with a flat-rate pricing plan. Not all of the prices are rock-bottom-low, given what we know of the marketplace, but the transparency is […]