Friday, March 15, 2013

A Very Expensive Ride

If you had a medical emergency and needed to be airlifted to a hospital, you would not be thinking about how much the trip would cost you, just how quickly the helicopter can get you someplace you'll be taken care of. But later, when you got the bill, you'd be shocked to discover that you'd been charged over $10,000. Craig Cheatham of KMOV-TV-4 has been reporting the story and joined me on KTRS to explain how one air ambulance company justifies those outrageous invoices and share the story of one guy who was charged when he wasn't even in the helicopter!

Listen, then click here to subscribe to these podcasts via iTunes!