We all know about the problem of health care costs, about how much Americans pay out-of-pocket, about the cost of prescription drugs, about what’s driving
What’s not to like? The promise is no cost to you unlimited health care, dental care, vision care and long-term care (which under standard coverage
This is what the new CMS rules for hospital price transparency say: SUMMARY: This final rule establishes requirements for hospitals operating in the United States
Here is how many people view our health insurance system. The insurer decides what to pay, what to charge and then rakes in the profits.
I find this very disturbing in several ways. First, that people believe it. Second that a US Senator embraces such rhetoric. Any insurance company that
1. Nobody knows the fair and accurate price for anything. So called transparency is therefore irrelevant 2. Every payer from Medicare to Medicaid to private