Why there are shocking costs on your emergency room bill
Clip: 07/05/2018 | 7m
The cost of health care remains a big concern, even for people with insurance. A new analysis found the cost of emergency care has nearly doubled in the last eight years even as the total number of visits has stayed about the same. William Brangham talks with Sarah Kliff of Vox about a special reporting project that's chronicling the impact of ER prices on individuals and families.
Aired: 07/05/18Video has closed captioning.
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