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Consumers Are Paying More For ER Facility Fees
5 days Ago

Consumers Are Paying More For ER Facility Fees

The latest installment of Vox’s series on hospital billing and prices examines the monopoly powers of emergency rooms and how consumers are hurt by facility fees. Nearly all emergency room bills include a facility fee, a charge that is applied just for seeking care. According to Vox: Emergency rooms argue that these fees are necessary […]

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Consumers Face High Costs From Overtreatment
6 days Ago

Consumers Face High Costs From Overtreatment

A new Pro Publica report examines how unnecessary procedures and overtreatment are contributing to skyrocketing costs of care. Some doctors and hospitals are performing redundant or unnecessary tests, scans, and procedures. Patients, often lacking knowledge and understanding of why these procedures are being recommend, authorize them. Later, these patients face extreme medical bills for the […]

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CQC Board Member Donna Christensen Speaks To Consumers About Open Enrollment
2 weeks Ago

CQC Board Member Donna Christensen Speaks To Consumers About Open Enrollment

Consumers for Quality Care board member and former Congresswoman Donna Christensen recently made a number of appearances to inform consumers on how to choose the best plan during open enrollment. Speaking on news networks in Charleston, W. Va.; Chicago; Portland, Oregon; and Seattle, Christensen educated consumers about potential changes and issues to be on the […]

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