Author: Bridget N. Long, Petersburg, VA Personal Injury Attorney
If you are uninsured, getting medical care for everyday illnesses and routine checkups can be difficult. If you are injured due to someone else’s negligence, whether it be in a car wreck, a fall or other personal injury, getting the medical care you need to treat your injuries can also be difficult without health insurance.
Immediately after an accident, an injured person is often taken to the hospital emergency room. You may go in an ambulance or be driven by a friend or loved one. You will receive treatment by the ambulance and the emergency room regardless of whether you have health insurance. What happens next is often more…