She Was Forced To Pay $39.95 To A Hospital To Hold Her Own Baby

This is the most absurd thing you'll hear.

She Was Forced To Pay $39.95 To A Hospital To Hold Her Own Baby
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Compared to all the other jobs in the world, the medical profession is always regarded as more respectable and holier than any. After all, in the end, everything boils down to one's impeccable health and hospitals are the place to make sure of that. At such times, no one really cares about the medical bills. 'As long as they keep us well, no amount of money can be compared to that', some say.

But what about those times, when these bills start charging for really absurd things? Here's one such instance.

Meet the Grassleys and their elder kid.

Meet the Grassleys and their elder kid.

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Ryan Grassley's wife successfully delivered another kid after going through C-section.

Ryan Grassley's wife successfully delivered another kid after going through C-section.
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And when the payment time came, this is what he came across.

And when the payment time came, this is what he came across.
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Apparently, they were charged an extra $40 for the skin-to-skin contact between the mother and the child.

Apparently, they were charged an extra $40 for the skin-to-skin contact between the mother and the child.
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He explained that the extra charge was for holding the baby right after delivery.

He explained that the extra charge was for holding the baby right after delivery.
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When he confronted the medical workers about it, they had a pretty absurd excuse for it.

When he confronted the medical workers about it, they had a pretty absurd excuse for it.
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'Skin-to-skin needs more nurses to be brought in Operation Room to make sure the baby is safe', they said.

'Skin-to-skin needs more nurses to be brought in Operation Room to make sure the baby is safe', they said.
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Ryan Grassley says he found this ridiculous and hence posted this on Reddit.

Ryan Grassley says he found this ridiculous and hence posted this on Reddit.
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Do share it in case you found it unreasonable as well.