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Higher Hospital Costs

By: KKTV
By: KKTV

If you've visited the hospital and noticed the fees slightly higher, you're not alone.

A report from the Colorado Health and Hospital Association says the cost of common treatments in the state's hospitals rose more than 10 percent last year.

Administrators say the hikes are because of higher nurses' salaries... and an explosion of Medicare patients.


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