NBC 5 Responds: How Does a $50 COVID-19 Test Cost Insurance More Than $10,000?
Several North Texans contacted our team with concerns after they paid $50 for a COVID-19 test after visiting Total Care in Benbrook. A few months later, they each received and explanation of benefits from their insurance provider and discovered Total Care charged more than $10,000 for that visit.Read More →
Heartbreaking Bills, Lawsuit and Bankruptcy — Even With Insurance
Matthew Fentress was diagnosed with heart disease that developed after a bout of the flu, in 2014. His condition worsened three years later and he had to declare bankruptcy when he could not afford his medical bills, despite having insurance.Read More →
Essential Worker Shoulders $1,840 Pandemic Debt Due To COVID Cost Loophole
Essential Worker Shoulders $1,840 Pandemic Debt Due To COVID Cost LoopholeRead More →
COVID Tests Are Free, Except When They’re Not
Her doctor worried she had COVID-19 but couldn’t test her for it until she ruled out other things. That test cost a bundle.
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