Health care costs as much as a new car

Health care costs as much as a new car

Axios / August 23, 2019 Buying a new car every year would be a very impractical expense. It would also be cheaper than a year’s worth of health care for a family. Why it matters: The cost-shifting and complexity of health insurance can hide its high cost, which crowds...
The Mystery of Medical Insurance Coverage

The Mystery of Medical Insurance Coverage

MD Whistleblower / March 31, 2019 “Does my insurance cover this?” I cannot calculate how often a patient poses this inquiry to me assuming wrongly that I have expertise in the insurance and reimbursement aspects of medicine.  If I – a gastroenterologist –  do not even...