Tennessee Hospital Sues Own Employees for Nonpayment of Medical Bills - Articles

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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jul 1, 2019
Methodist Le Bonheur Hospital in Memphis is garnering national attention for a reputation of suing its own employees when they can’t pay their medical bills, NPR reports. The report details that just this year, more than a dozen employees faced suits brought by the hospital over their debts. The health insurance benefits for Methodist employees only allow them to seek medical care at Methodist facilities, even if a competitor has better financial assistance policies.