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Hospital Charges Father $39.35 For Holding His Newborn


A new father was rather surprised when he received a hospital bill that included a charge of $39.35 for “skin to skin” contact.

“The nurse let me hold the baby on my wife’s neck/chest,” the man wrote on Reddit, according to FOX 13. “Even borrowed my camera to take a few pictures for us. Everyone involved in the process was great, and we had a positive experience. We just got a chuckle out of seeing that on the bill.”

Ryan Grassley, of Spanish Fork City, Utah, started a GoFundMe page with a goal of $39 to help pay off this seemingly absurd fee. He reached $70 in less than 24 hours. – READ MORE

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