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Uninsured Patients

How Nonprofit Hospitals Are Seizing Patients' Wages

ProPublica | Paul Kiel, Chris Arnold (NPR) | Posted 12.19.2014 | Business

About 30 million Americans remain uninsured, in part because some states, like Missouri, have not expanded Medicaid to cover more of the poor.

WATCH: Fake Dentists Perform Root Canals On Poor Patients

AP | Posted 12.19.2012 | Small Business

BRYN MAWR, Pa. -- Authorities say a pair of crooked Pennsylvania dental office employees ran an after-hours, word-of-mouth operation where they perfor...

Uninsured Patients Twice As Likely To Die In The ER: Study

AP | CARLA K. JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

CHICAGO — Uninsured patients with traumatic injuries, such as car crashes, falls and gunshot wounds, were almost twice as likely to die in the h...