How much control do you have over your healthcare purchases? Healthcare is the only industry where it’s commonplace for the consumer to hand over so much control over what they spend to third parties. Fortunately, since everyone is a patient at some point, the law is on our side.
Together MDsave and Healthcare Bluebook bring to consumers fair pricing and better value at a time when more Americans are paying higher out-of-pocket healthcare costs than ever before.
Hospitals in 98 metro areas have until July 2017 to comply with bundled payment models for heart surgery. They shouldn’t worry – we’ve been bundling care since 2012, and we’re proof it works.
Charlie and her family have health insurance, so she was blindsided by the hefty price tag on an MRI. When she didn’t like the answers she got from her insurer, she found a better way.
American consumers are savvy shoppers, comparing prices and securing the best deals in just about every retail category — except healthcare. As guest blogger Reed Brandon point out, it’s about time consumers get the information they need to demand fair pricing in healthcare.