Truman Medical Center allegedly didn’t file health insurance claims for some patients injured in auto accidents, which allowed it to avoid the deep discounts typically required by health insurers. It could then seek more money for its medical services, mainly from auto insurance settlements.
Truman Medical Center allegedly didn’t file health insurance claims for some patients injured in auto accidents, which allowed it to avoid the deep discounts typically required by health insurers. It could then seek more money for its medical services, mainly from auto insurance settlements. File photo by JOHN SLEEZER The Kansas City Star
Truman Medical Center allegedly didn’t file health insurance claims for some patients injured in auto accidents, which allowed it to avoid the deep discounts typically required by health insurers. It could then seek more money for its medical services, mainly from auto insurance settlements. File photo by JOHN SLEEZER The Kansas City Star

Truman Medical Center will stop billing practice that refuses to accept health insurance

September 18, 2014 11:15 AM

UPDATED September 18, 2014 05:59 PM

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