The best way to get paid medical bills off of your credit report is to file a dispute. This only works if the bills have stayed on your credit report beyond the required seven years. There is no way to remove paid medical bills from your credit report before the seven years starting on the date your original delinquency is reported to the credit bureaus.
Nevertheless, it is recommended to contact the creditor or debt-collection company to update the status for those accounts. Your credit score should fare better if your account is marked as “settled” rather than “closed” or the collections account is classified as “paid” rather than “open”.
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