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October 28, 2013
How to shop for deals on health care
The MediBid website lets people who pay out of pocket solicit bids from doctors, hospitals and medical centers for non-emergency procedures.
By TOM MURPHY
AP Business Writer
Wal-Mart is starting to offer no-cost knee and hip replacement surgeries for employees who travel to one of four U.S. hospital systems.
Paul Freeman drove 600 miles last year to save himself — and his employer — thousands of dollars on his surgery.
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