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4 Ways An Employer can Benefit from Direct Primary Care

The cost of healthcare has risen with steady consistency over the past 50 years. Back in 1960, national health spending was five percent of the country’s GDP. In 2016, this figure rocketed to 17.9 percent of the United State’s GDP. Research shows that in 2016, private-sector employees alone had to pay $665 billion in health-related […]

Covid-19: 4 Precautions for The Healthcare Personnel

Healthcare workers have been the frontline warriors against the COVID-19 virus since the beginning. They cared and helped people to the best of their capability to return home safe and sound. However, the healthcare workers and their families are exposed to maximum risk while they provide care and treatment to others and always recommend “Wellness […]

Self-pay patient & Elective Procedures

Almost everyone has “that thing”. The little thing about themselves, they would happily change, especially if they didn’t have to make a big deal out of it. By design, elective or cosmetic procedures take care of those little flaws and blemishes in the most discreet way possible, and no one ever needs to know about […]

Bracing Yourself for Braces

One of the scariest words in a parent’s vocabulary is “braces”. Just hearing a word that rhymes with braces will instantly send a parent’s brain into overdrive canceling vacations and paring down luxury spending, even if only for a moment. And, if you happen to be an adult that has just been advised to consider […]

The Health Beyond Insurance – Patient Difference

There was a time when health care was fairly easy. You found a local cash medical practice, went to the office, got the help you needed, and paid a fair price for the service you received. This is not to say it was always cheap, some problems just cost more to fix than others, but […]

Welcome to the New Health Beyond Insurance

Health care can be a nightmare. For patients, it can be a relentless cycle of phone calls to health care providers and health insurance companies. It is hard to match up the care needed with care “allowed”. The ever present factor of affordability always veers its head.  It has become very apparent over the last […]

MRI for $350: Insurance VS Self-pay patient

Health insurance companies, in some states are seeking to raise the premiums, in some cases as high as 54%. With these rising premiums, the only way to be able to afford the insurance you are required by law to have is to accept even higher deductibles. Once again, you will be forced to pay out of […]

Top Health Care Issues

While researching health care issues for an informative, but quick for the reader list of top health care issues now and for the years to come, our researchers made something of a shocking discovery – the health care industry has no clue what the top health care issues are! That is to say, not a […]

Top 5 Ways To Save Health Care Dollars

Ask About Prescription Alternatives Your prescriptions almost never need to be exactly what your doctor writes on their pad. Almost all drugs have a cheaper generic form and some actually have over the counter options. Also, consider that the new drug is not always the best drug, although it is always the most expensive drug. […]

The MassCare Insurance Crisis, What Massachusetts Warns Of

It is well known that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was based on a health care bill in Massachusetts, often called MassCare Insurance. What is a little less known fact is that it has now been ten years since MassCare Insurance was passed and that the implementation of this law is as close to an exact […]