One of the big complaints about health care services is not knowing or being surprised by the cost of medical treatment. Blue Shield of California has taken a modest step toward helping plan members determine the cost of health care services with their new treatment cost estimator tool. Initial reports from clients suggest the […]
In an effort to shed a little light on the range of outpatient surgery costs a health care consumer might have for a particular procedure, Anthem Blue Cross in association with WebMD created a cost comparison website. As a patient, you have more incentive to carefully consider the lower priced options if you have a high deductible plan.
Folks, please look at what you are saying and writing. You are implying that business is more important than the welfare of your neighbor. Really?
This paper shows the folly of constructing any argument solely around cost projections. Both the Congressional Budget Office and President Bush over estimated the cost of funding the Prescription Drug Plan.