When George, a veteran, had his insurance denied at his local hospital, MDsave helped him get the tests he needed—and for a lower price than his original copay would have been. Now, he wants to get the word out about how everyone can get affordable care through MDsave.
When Mindy’s legs started swelling for unknown reasons, she needed answers. But with a high deductible insurance plan, getting those answers would mean spending thousands of dollars on medical tests—or so she thought. MDsave helped her get the answers she needed—and at a fraction of the cost.
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.
Jennifer is a realist who faced an impossible choice: ignore a life-threatening condition or owe thousands of dollars she didn’t have. She took a chance on something new and found a way—now she’s shouting it from the rooftops.
We’ve all experienced a shift in our lives, so we asked members of the MDsave team to share their top tips for staying happy and healthy during social distancing.
Let’s be real, hearing the word insurance can be a little daunting. Especially when it comes to health insurance. If you’re like me and under the age of 26, you might still be piggybacking off your parent’s insurance plan—and that’s okay. I’m here to help you navigate the major life decision that is choosing health insurance for your first time.
Having to fork over a few thousand dollars for an unanticipated medical procedure can be seriously damaging to a household budget. For those who don’t have insurance or have a high unmet deductible and find themselves staring down a costly procedure, MDsave may be able to help.
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.
No matter the year or decade, the healthcare sector is continually in flux. 2019 saw three significant policy shifts that will impact Americans in the new year.
In today’s world, even the mention of healthcare can open up a can of worms, from political debates and realities of insurance premiums and medical care becoming more than the cost of housing. Is there a solution to healthcare that can be a win for both patients and doctors—where everyone benefits?