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.
Whether you already take care of your health costs or will soon take over that responsibility from your parents after college, do your research on your options. Don’t worry–to save you the effort of researching on your own, I’ve laid out the important stuff 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.
Do you know where to go when you’re sick? You have choices for every need, from budget-conscious care to emergency treatment.
Do you know your copay from your coinsurance? Which one is riskier for your wallet?
The questions you need to ask to find your perfect provider match.
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.
You can’t skimp on quality in healthcare. So how is the informed health consumer to judge the quality of a prospective provider?