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Subject: Emergency physicians: Anthem's discretionary ED policy is 'unlawful' | 491-bed Ohio hospital to close | Most American households don't have enough savings to cover a $1k ER visit | 5 questions with Tufts Medical Center's revenue cycle director
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January 18, 2018

1. Only 39% of American households can cover a $1k ER visit with savings   Full story

2. 5 questions with Tufts Medical Center's revenue cycle director 
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3. ACEP fires back at Anthem for its discretionary ED policy   
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6. Premier Health to close 491-bed Ohio hospital  Full story

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