Patients find convenience is costly at freestanding emergency rooms
From Oct. 16:
Freestanding emergency rooms are popping up all around the Tampa Bay area — nine have opened in the past three years alone. Health care companies are using them to reach more consumers, appealing to patients with promises of easy access to hospital-level care. But patients and insurers are finding the convenience comes at a cost.
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