New York investigators are going to inspect credit card issuers together with healthcare providers regarding the issuance and usage of healthcare cards. Several healthcare providers are issued with subpoenas ordering them to release the credit card records of the patients who used their healthcare cards in settling their accounts. There have been a number of complaints pertaining to healthcare providers such as surgeons, dentists, doctors, and veterinarians who pursues healthcare cards which the card holder uses in transactions.
Police officials struggle to examine the linkage of these citizens using their healthcare cards and the growing financial crisis of the city. The said complaints were all about the usage of health cards which leaves its users with high interests and eye popping debts. The officials are now trying to be acquainted with what are the terms and conditions of these issued "health credit cards" and why the sums unpaid of these card holders seem to be too immense. Looking into the perspective of these offers, there are a lot of fees which needs to be paid before having a healthcare card such as starting fees, interest fees, and other inappropriate fees which the customers don`t seem to understand.
The American Society of plastic surgeons and the American Dental Association were some of the Health Sectors which were given a subpoena asking them to explain why they support and entertain such healthcare cards. A lot of complainants told the law enforcements that while they were receiving the health care card, the terms and conditions were not understood well and that other policies and conditions are not understandable. The major concerns about the complaints were the card holders who were caught up with debts and increasing interests of their healthcare cards. Others even end up in court because they were not able to pay the huge credit they accumulated.
The continuous growth of this scam among the patients, customers and card holders bothers the police officials and starting to become a burden among the public. There were even instances wherein if the healthcare providers discover that a patient or certain customer can pay cash, they promote the card. Others` contemplation of credits is that the issuer where responsible of issuing the credit. Health care debt is the present rising cause of debt among the citizens. This scenario contributes to the increasing problems of the economy which is experienced by the consumers. It does not only burden the people using the card but also, the impact of this scheme to the public.