Caitlin Wells Salerno expected the bill for Gus’ birth to be heftier than that for her first child, Hank, which had cost the family... How billing turned routine birth into high-cost case

Caitlin Wells Salerno expected the bill for Gus’ birth to be heftier than that for her first child, Hank, which had cost the family a mere $30. She was a postdoctoral fellow in California with top-notch insurance when Hank was born, about four years earlier. They were braced to pay more for Gus, but how much more? Then the bill came.


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