Archive for August 18th, 2019

The ‘follow-up appointment’

Sunday, August 18th, 2019

For many people in medical debt, a trip to the emergency room leads to the courtroom

Wenzle Hufford, 76, uses a rope to tow his wife, Lucynda, with his motorized wheelchair in Kennett, Mo. Both have large medical debts. His legs were damaged when he was hit by a car; she has diabetes and heart problems. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)