This Healthcare Mistake Cost Me $400 -- and It Was Completely Avoidable

This Healthcare Mistake Cost Me $400 -- and It Was Completely Avoidable
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Image source: Getty Images A few years back, I needed some blood work to follow up on a health condition I've had for a while. It was a routine appointment -- one I'd done many times. But while that lab test had always been free in the past, this time it cost me $400.