$60 for ibuprofen? Why are emergency room visits so expensive? Fresh Air – Wednesday at 4 pm

Mar 12, 2019

Why are emergency room costs so unpredictable?  A talk with Sarah Kliff, a health policy journalist for Vox, who collected ER bills from around the country, and then got the stories behind the bills. Stories of hidden fees, high deductibles, out of network doctors—and more. Join us.

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