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Description: Clarence W. Kendall, a rancher in Pearce, Ariz., was moving bales on top of a haystack when he fell eight feet and struck his head on the corner of a truck below. His health insurance covered most of the cost of treating the head trauma caused by the accident. But there was one bill, for $47,182, that his insurance did not pay.

Source: NYTimes.com

Date: May 05, 2015

Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/06/business/rescued-by-an-air-ambulance-but-stunned-at-the-sky-high-bill.html?ref=business&_r=0

Questions for Discussions:

  • What are the financial, legal, ethical, and governmental issues at work in this report?
  • What is your opinion about means to control costs?

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