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Out-of-network emergency care
Washington Post

In the middle of a medical emergency, you don’t have time to wonder whether the doctor who is reading your X-rays is in your insurance network. Starting this fall, changes under the health-care overhaul will take some of the worry out of emergency room visits. But the new provisions don’t cover all the bases, and in some instances you may still get blindsided by unexpected costs.

Accidents and other mishaps sometimes happen far from home.