Private Equity: The Perps Behind Destructive Hospital Surprise Billing

By Yves Smith, Nakedcapitalism.com -

I have to confess to having missed how private equity is a central bad actor in the “surprise billing” scam that is being targeted by Federal and state legislation. This abuse takes place when [...]

Low-Wage Workers Being Sued For Medical Bills By Nonprofit Hospital That Employs Them

By Wendi C. Thomas, MLK50, Pro Publica. -

MEMPHIS, Tennessee — This year, a Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare housekeeper left her job just three hours into her shift and caught a bus to Shelby County General Sessions Court. Wearing her [...]