Report: Mo. hospitals hit record spending for uncompensated care

12/17/2012 | Missourinet · American City Business Journals

Uncompensated care costs totaled $1.1 billion among Missouri hospitals in 2011, a figure Missouri Hospital Association CEO Herb Kuhn said shows the need to expand health insurance coverage. He said hospitals cannot sustain uncompensated care costs while facing $3.3 billion in reimbursement cuts under the Affordable Care Act.

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