After Beating Disease Many Cancer Survivors Then Battle Financial HardshipsCancer survivors often face another harrowing battle – a fight for their financial lives.
Texas Set To Ban Surprise Medical Bills But Not All Patients Will Be ProtectedGov. Greg Abbott tweeted "It's Gonna Happen! " after the legislation passed unanimously in the House. The measure also passed in the Senate back in April.
$2 Mistake Could Cost North Texas Family Thousands In Medical BillsAfter the first month of COBRA coverage, the price went up $1.96, but the family never changed their payments.
I-Team: Feds Require Hospitals To Post 'Useless' Prices OnlinePatients are supposed to be able to use these prices to shop around and find deals. While the effort maybe well-intentioned, the online prices for most patients are confusing and often useless.
Texas Teacher Among Thousands With Medical Debt Erased By Charity Reagen Adair, a fifth-grade teacher in Murchison, Texas, had $3,100 in debt erased by a nonprofit called RIP Medical Debt.
Proposed Law Could Help Consumers Lower Surprise Medical BillsSB 507 will help lower bills through the mediation process by the Texas Department of Insurance.
Texas Medical Association Pushing To End "Surprise" Medical BillingThe Texas Medical Association (TMA) is pushing for state legislation that would restrict the practice of "surprise medical billing."
Firefighter Receives Christmas Donation After On-Job InjuriesNorth Texas Firefighter who was badly burned on the job receives Christmas donation.
42.9 Million Americans Have Unpaid Medical BillsNearly 20 percent of U.S. consumers -- 42.9 million people -- have unpaid medical debts, according to a new report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Deductible Problem Complaints SkyrocketingComplaints about some of the biggest health insurance companies in the state are skyrocketing and could get a lot worse. Some insurance agents told CBS 11 News that thousands of people might have insurance problems they don't even know about yet.
Largest Texas Health Insurer: Technical Glitch Is Causing Deductible ProblemCBS 11 News has learned that the largest health insurer in Texas hasn't been paying some of its bills. The problem has caused some people to take out loans and cash in investments, to pay for medical charges that are supposed to be covered.
“Malik Madness” Cancer Fundraising Underway At Dallas SchoolMarch Madness officially kicks off tonight, but in the Lake Highlands area of Dallas -- Malik Madness is already in full swing! This ‘mad’ event is a bit different -- Malik Madness is an effort to help a fifth-grader battling lymphoma.
Fundraiser For Frisco Police Officer Suffering From H1N1Medical bills and other expenses continue to mount for a Frisco police officer who is recovering from a severe case of H1N1. Now, a police charity is raising money to help the nine-year veteran.
Fort Worth's BNSF Railway To Offer Health Care To Same-Sex Spouses The nation's largest freight rail carriers announced Wednesday they will provide health care benefits to the same-sex spouses of their employees, one day after legally married, gay engineers filed a federal lawsuit in Seattle.
Fort Worth Family Struggles After Teen In Near Fatal CrashA Fort Worth family is struggling to help a teenager rebuild her life. She's having to relearn how to do the simplest of tasks after a near fatal car crash.