SCBHS gets substantial COVID-19 financial help

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By Reed Anfinson
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Swift County Monitor-News

When it comes to the finances that Swift County-Benson Health Services receives to help it cope with the financial impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, there is a lot of misinformation out there.

Some people are under the impression that medical facilities are getting reimbursed for saying a person has the coronavirus, or that they somehow receive additional funds by putting down COVID-19 as the cause of death.

No funding comes to SCBHS, or other medical facilities, because of a diagnoses or death associated with COVID-19...

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