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Californians Face Out‐of‐Network Bills, Don’t Know Where to Turn for Help

A new survey of privately insured California residents from the Consumer Reports National Research Center found that nearly one in four privately insured Californians face surprise medical bills – bills where the insurer paid less than expected. In addition, survey findings suggest many don’t know where to turn to correct errors or get help.

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