Charity care legal guidelines mandate nonprofit hospitals forgive money owed or considerably scale back payments for individuals on a restricted earnings. Earlier this yr, a TikTok video on hospital invoice cancellation went viral.
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Underneath federal legislation, all nonprofit hospitals are supposed to supply lowered and even free medical look after sufferers on a restricted earnings, however a lot of them do not. That disparity was highlighted in a current TikTok video that is gone viral. The video helps you determine in the event you qualify for what’s referred to as charity care. Sally Herships and Dan Weissmann