Analysis: A procedure that cost $1,775 in New York was $350 in Maryland. Here’s why.

By | October 26, 2021
For the past 18 months, while I was undergoing intensive physical therapy and many neurological tests after a complicated head injury, my friends would point to a silver lining: “Now you’ll be able to write about your own bills.” After all, I’d spent the past decade as a journalist covering the often-bankrupting cost of U.S. medical care.