Las Vegas shooting

Of The 527 Injured In Vegas, How Many Have Health Insurance?
"These automatic weapons cause devastating internal injuries. They destroy the intestines, they puncture the lungs, cause fractures, cause bleeding in the pelvis.... Many of these patients stay for months in the hospital. Infection is an issue, what we call hypothermia, these are all delayed consequences of such of systemic trauma. " Dr. Robert Glatter, an emergency room doctor at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, on dealing with mass shooting victims. Image from: CBS News This Morning

Of The 527 Injured In Vegas, How Many Have Health Insurance?

Hospital expenses for 100,000 shot annually reach $2.8 billion. More than two thirds of gunshot victims admitted to American hospitals are covered by Medicaid, or don’t have health insurance at all.