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Healthcare for Kids

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Seattle, WA--

Right now, many parents are facing a tough choice signing up for Obamacare for their kids.   

In Seattle, mom Alex learned that lesson the hard way when she took her 16-year-old daughter to the emergency room at children's hospital.

Doctors felt her condition was so dire, they admitted her right away. Her nine day stay cost $36,000.

Alex thought her gold level plan, the highest level she could get on the new state health exchange, would pay for nearly all of it.

Starting in January, many insurance companies offering plans on the state exchange dropped children's as an in-network hospital.

Now, Alex faces an $18,000 out of network cost.

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