LeAnn never imagined she would travel thousands of miles for heart surgery. But when her home and lifestyle were threatened by the cost of her procedure, she took matters into her own hands. Now, she wants to empower others to become savvy healthcare shoppers.
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.
Tyler is a medical student with a high deductible insurance plan. When he needed an MRI, Google sent him to MDsave…and hundreds in savings.
Congratulations! You’re the proud beneficiary of a shiny new health insurance policy for 2017. Do you know what to do with it? Or better yet, what it does for you?
When Donna’s sight started failing, she needed an MRI. But with no health insurance, she faced a $6,500 price tag.
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.
Do you know your copay from your coinsurance? Which one is riskier for your wallet?
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.
Learn the lingo + take control of your healthcare options: Healthcare speak decoded, AKA “What am I paying for?”