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Texas hospitals prepare to pick up the tab for uninsured COVID-19 patients as federal funds dry up

Hospitals and other health care providers in Texas, which has the lowest rate of insurance coverage in the nation, have gotten some $1.8 billion in federal help for uninsured COVID-19 patients.

Signs warning and preparing hospital staff can be found throughout Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital on Friday, Jan. 14, 2022.

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