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Yale-New Haven Hospital's Charity Care and
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Charity and Collections
at Bridgeport Hospital
in our community face crippling debt to the Yale-New Haven Health System,
even though they may have qualified for free care.
Haven Hospital and Bridgeport Hospital have pursued aggressive debt-collection
practicesincluding liens, wage garnishments and foreclosureseven
though they have millions of dollars set aside for free care for patients
who can't pay.
Hospital Debt Justice Project is fighting for fair treatment and accountability
from our community hospitals.
you have suffered from unfair debt to
Yale-New Haven Hospital,
Yale School of Medicine,
Yale Diagnostic Radiology or
call 203 777-9880 or 800 478-0635
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handbook for Connecticut hospital patients.
- How to
get financial assistance
- What to
do about debt collectors
- What to
do if the hospital sues for the bill
- What happens
if the hospital wins a lawsuit
your rights and keep our community hospitals accountable to their
the handbook online or download a PDF version.)