NewsChannel 5 wipes $1.8 million in medical debt for Middle Tennesseans

in Health/Local Round Up

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — With a $15,000 donation, NewsChannel 5 wiped out $1.8 million in medical debt for 604 people across Middle Tennessee. There are no strings attached.

It’s part of NewsChannel 5’s community initiative known as “Medical Debt Rescue.” The goal of the project is to shed light on a lopsided medical debt system that has left thousands of Tennesseans with crippling debt and forced many into foreclosure.

 

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