Saturday, January 14, 2012

Health Care Cost Comparison Between the US and Germany

I thought it would be interesting to share exactly how much my health care bill was for a trip to the hospital after a bicycle accident.

I had a concussion and was x-rayed for any damage to my skull or facial bones.

Insurance co-pays can be expensive in the US.   A trip to the hospital's emergency room can be quite costly, even when you do have insurance.

Be prepared to be a little surprised at what you are about to read - If you are an American that is...

Maybe your eyes will be opened a little. 

What it cost to be treated for a head injurty in a Germany hospital via the emergency room