Articles about Health Care Gone Wrong

  1. “Hospitals charge huge ‘trauma’ fees to treat people with minor injuries,” Jay Hancock. CNN Health, July 17, 2021, (Click Here). 
  2. “He Bought Health Insurance for Emergencies. Then He Fell Into a $33,601 Trap.” Jenny Deam. ProPublica, May 8, 2021 (Click Here)
  3. “Her Doctor’s Office Moved One Floor Up. Her Bill Was 10 Times Higher,” Lauren Weber. Kaiser Health News, March 26, 2021 (Click Here). 
  4. “For Her Head Cold, Insurer Coughed Up $25,865,” Richard Harris. NPR, December 23, 2019 (Click Here).
  5. “A Million-Dollar Marketing Juggernaut Pushes 3D Mammograms,” Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News, October 22, 2019 (Click Here).
  6. “How Overdiagnosing Can Go Terribly Wrong,” Marty Makary. Literary Hub, September 20, 2019 (Click Here)
  7. “Air Ambulances Woo Rural Consumers With Memberships That May Leave Them Hanging,” Sarah Jane Tribble. Kaiser Health News,  September 16, 2019 (Click Here)
  8. “US finds contaminant in popular heartburn drug,” Matthew Perrone. AP News, September 13, 2019 (Click Here)
  9. “Investors’ Deep-Pocket Push To Defend Surprise Medical Bills,”
    Rachel Bluth and Emmarie Huetteman. Kaiser Health News,  September 11, 2019 (Click Here)
  10. “We Asked Prosecutors if Health Insurance Companies Care About Fraud. They Laughed at Us,” Marshall Allen. ProPublica, September 10, 2019 (Click Here)
  11. “Study Finds Hundreds of Medical Procedures To Be Ineffective,” Jessica Baron. Forbes, June 13, 2019 (Click Here). 
  12. “The Generic Drugs You’re Taking May Not Be As Safe Or Effective As You Think,” Dave Davies. NPR, May 16, 2019 (Click Here)
  13. “Bayer Braces for Third Roundup Verdict,” Joel Rosenblatt. Bloomberg, May 8, 2019 (Click Here)