A 20 Year Old Man’s Hospital Bill Gone Viral
This just makes me sick! Perfect example of how people can't afford to go to the Dr. even if they HAVE too.
A 20 year-old man came down with appendicitis in October of this year. He posted the bill on Reddit and it has gone viral. The US Health Care system is a topic of much debate, not only in the US but around the world. A lot of countries get ‘free’ health care, so needless to say, this has stirred up a lot of conversation.
As if waking up in excruciating pain isn’t enough, this is the bill he received in the mail a couple months later. Take a look:
This bill caused quite an uproar. A lot of citizens of other countries chimed in with their own experiences.
And then other Americans gave their two cents (or hundreds of thousands of dollars):