Still think our system - free at the point of delivery - is streets ahead.The billing department will mail one out when appropriate, and they have a whole group of people that handle those things.
Here is some reading for you.
So if you show up to a clinic or to the ER needing a toenail removed, yes you will be charged.
But if you are carted in and say about as rich as Bugsy and are about to croak, odds are your debt will be forgiven for any sort of emergency care. You can't be denied treatment and left to die on the side of the road by medical personal here.
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No Brit has been charged a penny for Coronavirus treatment.
The NHS isn't perfect, but it is awesome.
The COVID-19 patient, from West Seattle, has insurance and so isn't on the hook for the vast majority of the charge. But the gold-plated cost highlights one reason why American health care is so hard to reform.