A new report from the American Medical Association finds patients now are responsible for almost 25 percent of their medical costs.
In its sixth annual National Health Insurer Report Card, AMA for the first time studied patient responsibility via co-pays, deductibles and co-insurance. In February and March 2013, patients on average paid 23.6 percent of the amount of reimbursement that insurers set for physicians.
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