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    Quote Originally Posted by INTP View Post
    if you would get like 10000 bill from hospital because your life was in danger due to acute medical condition and you were broke as fuck(barely can afford food and rent an apartment) and end up not paying the bill, could you go to jail for this?
    I think they got rid of debtor's prisons a century or so ago, but I'm no expert

    Besides, if you want to live in the USA, you have NO business getting sick (seriously, just DON'T do it, don't go down that road, it isn't worth it).

    This should be common sense.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Falcarius View Post
    Even when considering it is private care, the true cost of MRI and a few doctor appointments is more like a third of the $4000 bill.
    Really? Considering again how expensive it is to operate and maintain MRI equipment?
    You can't spell "justice" without ISTJ.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shimmy View Post
    You should definitely get a lawyer('s opinion) on the case. This is quite an outrage.
    Hey I'm a lawyer, and if I went with an insurance to get an MRI and then subsequently got billed $4000 for it, I would tell them to go fuck themselves.
    Listen to me, baby, you got to understand, you're old enough to learn the makings of a man.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cimarron View Post
    Really? Considering again how expensive it is to operate and maintain MRI equipment?
    This is true but there is a big difference in price depending on where you have it done.

    http://www.comparemricost.com/
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