3. ER wait times: What's causing the holdup?
From Aug. 5:
We've all been there: A loved one gets hurt and your next stop is the closest emergency room. But what happens when instead instead of being treated you're left to sit and wait? First Coast News looked at which local hospitals have the longest wait times and hospital officials shared some insight on what's causing the hold up. "52 percent of the patients in this hospital (UF Health Jacksonville) are considered charity care," said Steven Godwin, head of UF Health Jacksonville's emergency medicine department. "That is the second highest in the whole state."
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