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  • Published On : 14/08/2017
  • by : Admin
My employer just increased our insurance premiums a few months ago. And because they were acquired by another company our Insurance provider changed, as well. The percentage on coverage is not as good as previous insurance provider, however the dental side of it is better. We definately notice the coverage Read more...

Your medical bill

  • Published On : 06/08/2017
  • by : Admin
Medical Bills When it comes to medical bills and the billing it's complex, fmost of us have been there and have felt the confusion when reading them. Let alone the cost disparities throughout medical providers nationwide. Every medical bill is heavily relied upon billing codes. If one digit is off Read more...

Healthcare Cost Disparities

  • Published On : 29/07/2017
  • by : Admin
Disparities in Healthcare      Many procedures and treatments have significant pricing disparities throughout medical facilities nationwide. Other major cost disparities that are less complex regarding overall costs are imaging services (CT Scan, X-ray etc) offered by medical Read more...

Hospital Price Transparency

  • Published On : 17/07/2017
  • by : Admin
Hospital price transparency is not only here, but it's the future in Healthcare and cost related. One of the several reasons healthcare costs are so high is because cost information has been a closely guarded secret. After all, the last thing most hospitals want is to have there procedure/treatment Read more...

Medical Procedure Cost Database

  • Published On : 10/07/2017
  • by : Admin
For the first time in history (in 2013) The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services released data on medical procedure and treatment costs. This dataset includes millions of rows of data. With a variety of fields to choose from regarding medical providers such as Hospitals, Medical Doctors, Physician Read more...

Real People Stories

  • Published On : 01/07/2017
  • by : Admin
Last year I had an MRI at a local Hospital. I have a pretty solid insurance plan from my work, however when I got the bill after my Insurance paid there half, I was shocked to see my half. I later learned that If I would of gone to another Hospital nearby that same MRI would of cost me $650.00 less out Read more...

Real People Stories

  • Published On : 05/06/2017
  • by : Admin
I'm going to make this short as possible - My husband suffered a stroke and at the time we had a premium PPO insurance plan. It wasn't far from our house, however the Ambulance did take him to the ER. He was hospitalized for 2 days. Our final bill was $24,000 and change, this was after our Insurance Read more...