I received a letter from the Billing Department, from my Doctors office. I have an outstanding debt with them, which I TOTALLY forgot about..$65.00. I ALSO received a letter, reguarding my son...oustanding debt was $350.00. Well....this debt, for my son was suppose to go onto my ex-husband's insurance. Apparently it was 'denied'. So..they dr's office is sending ME the bill. Here is the strange thing....MY bill is not TOO old...they ( dr's office) said some time last year. But..they say my SON'S bill is over 3 years old. Why din't they send me something ( or my ex?) before now? I gave them (dr's office) a number to get in touch with my ex. According to these letters, I have 30 days to pay BOTH of them in full, or the Dr's office will "refuse any treatment my son or I have." I don't think they can refuse treatment to ANYONE. Any advice?
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