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how to remove mefical bills from account collections
The accounts in question have allready been handed over to a collection agency. Doesnt that mean the original creditor has written off this account on their taxes?

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You can not removed the accounts that are in Collections, 

Do you know what is in the agreement between the Original company and the collection company?  The collection company was Hired to Collect Money,  

It won't go away until you pay the bill. 

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This is SO NOT TRUE!

You can dispute any and everything on your credit report! Collection accounts are among the most common thing disputed. 

Jaybird2673: Do NOT contact the collection agency directly. Dispute it with the credit bureaus directly. Avoid all contact with the collection agency. Medical bills especially can be removed if they violated HIPAA guidelines. The hospital cannot just hand over ur medical record to anyone...its illegal. In order for the collection agency to place said collection on your report they must have a statement of the account...a statement would list WHY you owe money. If they cannot furnish said statement the account must be removed. If they can furnish said statement...the hospital is in violation of HIPAA and can be sued. They would most likely pull the collection quickly knowing their error!

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