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Hospitals said they lost money on Medicare patients. Some made millions, a state report finds.

By Fred Clasen-Kelly Kaiser Health News Atrium Health, the largest hospital system in North Carolina, has declared publicly that in 2019 it provided $640 million in services to Medicare patients that were never paid for, by far the largest “community benefit” it provided that year. Like other nonprofit hospitals around the nation, Atrium logs losses […]