The Private Equity Companies that Staff Emergency Rooms

Publication date 
July 2, 2019

In a story on NPR’s Marketplace about patients who receive surprise medical bills for unknowingly using out-of-network doctors in the emergency room,  Zack Cooper explains how private equity-backed staffing companies are responsible for this billing.
Related paper:  NEJM

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Area of study 
Health