Doctor Sends Holiday Cards To His Cancer Patients Erasing $650,000 In Debt

Maybe a better name would be “Dr. Santa”.

A doctor at the Arkansas Cancer Clinic sent out Christmas cards to nearly 200 patients, notifying them that they do not have to pay any of their outstanding debt.

Dr. Omar Atiq said the decision was easy, especially after such a tough year.

“People have lost jobs. People have lost income. People are just in bad situations.”

Dr. Atiq erased about $650,000 total of patient debt.

What’s the largest medical bill you’ve ever had to deal with? How long did it take to pay it off?

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