Accretive Health Incorporated
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is trying to influence Minnesota’s investigation of Accretive Health.
More patients are coming forward to say they were victims of aggressive debt collection tactics used in Fairview hospitals.
An Illinois medical debt collection company’s stock is falling sharply after a critical report on its practices from the Minnesota attorney general.
After a six month investigation, Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson released a six-volume report Tuesday, saying Accretive Health, a Chicago-based medical debt collection company contracted by Minneapolis-based Fairview Health Services, aggressively collected debt from patients and misused private patient information.