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Homeland S03E06 "Still Positive" OAD 2013-11-03 ***spoilers***

Discussion in 'Now Playing - TV Show Talk' started by MikeAndrews, Nov 3, 2013.

  1. Rob Helmerichs

    Rob Helmerichs I am Groot! TCF Club

    Oct 17, 2000
    Great minds think alike.

    Apparently, so do busyba and I.
  2. frombhto323

    frombhto323 Member

    Jan 24, 2002
    Washington, DC
    By the way, to revise my original post on this: Just because the hospital in the New Mexico case billed the victim doesn't mean they had the right to do so, given the lack of patient consent (not to mention the lack of legal authority on the part of the police to authorize the medical procedures). I would think the same would apply in mental health cases in which the patient received "treatment" without the consent of a legal guardian. I don't remember if a member of Carrie's family gave consent or not. I'm assuming no one else (certainly not anyone of her CIA colleagues) would have such authority.
  3. busyba

    busyba The Funcooker

    Feb 5, 2003
    Conversely, just because a hospital has no legal right to bill someone, that doesn't mean they won't. :)
  4. busyba

    busyba The Funcooker

    Feb 5, 2003
    I disagree. :)
  5. Unbeliever

    Unbeliever Random Nobody

    Feb 3, 2001
    Altadena, CA
    It depends on the state. In a quick Googling, for example, California picks up the tab on an adjudicated hold, while Minnesota bills the patient, for example.

    --Carlos V.

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