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One of Most Common Sources of Infections: Nosocomial Infections

Nosocomial Infections are infections caught because of a health care visit or stay. On average 1 in every 25 patients acquires a nosocomial infection of some sort, leading to the death of 100,000+ patients every year. As a patient, you can greatly reduce the risk to you and your family with just a little information […]

What Your Doctor Wishes You Knew

For years now, data-analytical agencies have been conducting surveys of insurance patients, self-pay patients, healthcare providers who accept insurance and who don’t, in order to get a better understanding of what it is that each wants and needs from the other. Consumer concerns are fairly well represented, usually shared on every news website known to […]

Where The Patient Should Start for Anti Aging Care

As one baby Boomer reaches age 50 every seven seconds, anti aging is becoming a big business. It is estimated that the anti aging industry will gross more than $300 billion by the end of 2025, with no signs of slowing down for decades to come. As the business grows, so does the confusion over […]

Shrinking Insurance Coverage for Physical Therapy

As more and more people struggle with high costs, especially for health care, it is becoming evident how many services are being taken away by the new regulations. In the past few years, insurance companies seem to have become focused only on the least costly fix for a problem. Only the Problems, that have gotten […]

Facing Insurance Delays? – You Have Better Things To Do

The delays caused by getting and using health insurance are resulting in wide reaching consequences. Although, not all patients or providers experience these consequences during their daily interactions, during our research, we found some astounding insurance delays numbers that seriously need to be reconsidered by everyone involved in healthcare, really we mean everyone… Doctors, Doctors […]

Why Cash Only Doctors are Gaining Popularity?

Cash only doctors, also known as direct-pay doctors are those medical professionals who offer their services without insurance. They accept only cash/creditupfront for their services and do no submit a claim to your insurance for their services. Some doctors, most commonly Direct Primary Care or DPC, charge their patients a monthly or annual membership fee, […]

Primary Care Physicians – Are There Enough of Them

Primary Care Physicians (PCPs) have been an integral part of the healthcare system. They play a vital role in population health management and preventive care while delivering personalized and effective treatment. Primary care doctors offer chronic care management, evaluation for emerging health issues, and specialist referrals. But, does the U.S. have enough number of Primary […]

Cash Medical Practice: Tips to Get Affordable Healthcare Without Insurance

Healthcare is a basic necessity throughout the world. However, the rising cost of healthcare in the U.S. is an open secret and a matter of concern. In 2018, more than 27.5 million Americans, consisting of roughly 8.5% of the total population, had no health insurance at all. What’s concerning is that the above number consisted […]

Why Healthcare is So Expensive in the U.S.

The cost of healthcare continues to rise, while the quality of care continues to experience a decline. Gaps in Care are getting larger and they are mostly associated with the increasing out of pocket cost. The rise in healthcare pricing is responsible for depression in individual spending power over the last few decades. A person, […]

Direct Primary Care | A Guide to Calculate Total Annual Medical Cost

Healthcare cost remains one of the highest costing basic necessities for the U.S. citizens. Several lucrative insurance plans are waiting for you on the internet with low premiums and other “incentives”. However, the insurance bill or premium is not all you have to pay in a year in order to receive healthcare services. Yes, you read […]