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Minnesota Waiver Process Brings Anxiety, Frustration For Families
4 days Ago

Minnesota Waiver Process Brings Anxiety, Frustration For Families

The lives of Minnesota families who apply for the state’s Medicaid waivers are often stressful to begin with. But to receive the coveted benefit known as a waiver, they go through the “agonizing, high-stakes ritual, known as a comprehensive needs assessment,” Star Tribune reports. County employees come into consumers’ homes and ask hundreds of questions, […]

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Out-of-Network Doctor Results In Surprise Bill For VA Woman
4 days Ago

Out-of-Network Doctor Results In Surprise Bill For VA Woman

Virginia resident Lynette Jackson went to the emergency room after having persistent abdominal pain. Trying to follow her insurer’s guidelines, Jackson went to Henrico Doctors Hospital, which was listed as in-network for her Anthem plan. At the hospital, everything seemed to go well, WTVR reports. Then, roughly two months after the emergency room visit, Jackson […]

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Medical Debt Hurts Consumers’ Credit, Ability To Buy, Rent Homes
4 days Ago

Medical Debt Hurts Consumers’ Credit, Ability To Buy, Rent Homes

As the price of health insurance premiums and deductibles, as well as the frequency of issues like surprise bills, continue to increase, consumers are dealing with the fall-out of high medical costs. Consumers for Quality Care often highlights personal experiences with these issues. Now, BizWomen is highlighting a number of studies that reflect the overarching […]

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