Watch: When a Surprise Helper During Surgery Is Out-of-Network

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Watch: When a Surprise Helper During Surgery Is Out-of-Network

California Healthline
July 27, 2020

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Gayle King of “CBS This Morning” spoke with KHN Editor-in-Chief Elisabeth Rosenthal about the latest installment of KHN-NPR’s Bill of the Month. College student Izzy Benasso underwent surgery for a torn meniscus after a tennis injury last summer and was surprised to be contacted afterward by a surgical assistant, who said he would be billing her insurance more than a thousand dollars.

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