On January 1st, MDsave launched its latest product to help hospitals meet federal price transparency requirements. These rules are outlined in the Hospital Price Transparency Final Rule, and MDsave’s solution gives hospitals the additional option to allow patients to instantly purchase shoppable, bundled procedures without risk of surprise bills.
Jaime needed an echo, but his insurance would only cover half of the costs—meaning he’d be left paying nearly $4,500. When his hospital told him about MDsave, the savings spoke for themselves; Jaime knew he’d found the solution he’d been looking for.
MDsave has announced the appointment of Patrick Gilmore as Chief Commercial Officer. Mr. Gilmore comes to MDsave with a proven background in Sales, Account Management, Marketing, Channels and Business Development and will oversee MDsave’s scaling and continued growth.
Federal momentum towards healthcare price transparency surged forward with the June 23 summary judgment of U.S. District Court Judge Carl Nichols, upholding the power of the Department of Health and Human Services to require hospitals to publicly post their prices—even those negotiated with insurers.
As of Thursday, June 18, a mind-blowing 47.5MM have filed jobless claims in the U.S. since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. For these Americans, that can mean losing health insurance, reliable income and the means to pay for everyday expenses. As doctors and hospitals open for elective procedures, MDsave is making sure that these workers and their families aren’t left without medical care.
Laura was due for a mammogram but her local doctor’s office didn’t have the proper equipment. Buying a mammogram online showed her a new way to take control of her healthcare.
Ross Korkmas became the CEO of Palo Pinto General Hospital in August of 2019, and one of his first orders of business was to bring MDsave to his new facility. We spoke with Ross about his MDsave experience at his two previous hospitals, bringing MDsave to Palo Pinto, and his advice to hospitals about staying competitive in the out-of-pocket market.
Like many of us, Donna has been affected by the coronavirus pandemic. She was suffering from shortness of breath and scared, but no one would test her. Turning to her local hospital for help, they showed her another way through MDsave.
In March, the U.S. Senate passed a $2 trillion coronavirus response bill in an effort to quickly provide some relief to the American economy. Where is that $2 trillion going and what does it mean for you?
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