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Job-Based Health Insurance Costs Are Up 4% This Year, 55% in Past Decade Says Kaiser Health News

Health insurance costs for Americans who get their coverage through work continued a relentless march upward with average family premiums rising 4% to $21,342 this…

Heartbreaking Bills, Lawsuit and Bankruptcy — Even With Insurance Kaiser Health News

Matthew Fentress was just 25 when he passed out while stuffing cannolis as a cook for a senior living community six years ago. Doctors diagnosed…

ALERT!!!! Is Your Hospital Rated 1 Star by Medicare Their Lowest Rating!!!

CMS updated its Overall Hospital Quality Star Ratings Jan. 28, recognizing 228 hospitals with one star. CMS’ Hospital Compare website reports on quality measures for more than…

HOW I ESCAPED THE BIG PHARMA PRISON

The team at Escaping the Healthcare Prison is dedicated to showing how healthcare consumers can escape their PRISON. Each of us has been a healthcare…

FINDING PRICE ESTIMATES ON A HOSPITAL WEBSITE,,,GOOD LUCK Only 20% of the Hospitals Received an A Grade. Find Out Who They Are!

 CMS has mandated healthcare providers to publish 300 services and the associated payments they receive from insurance companies on January 1, 2021.  This information will…

From Prisoner to Customer to Sophisticated Consumer

As previously predicted an appeal has been filed to the pricing transparency legislation. So now it’s time for everyone to ask “what is the healthcare…

From Prisoner to Customer to Sophisticated Consumer (We interrupt our previous segment to bring you important news)

Dear Healthcare Consumer- Pay attention! This is very important. On June 23, 2020, a federal judge ruled against the American Hospital Association in their lawsuit…

From Prisoner to Customer to Sophisticated Consumer Part 2

Welcome back. Now that you have your families medical history documented. Let’s proceed to the next step of locating Drs. Let me start with a…

Six Takeaways Of The KAISER HEALTH NEWS-AP Investigation Into The Erosion Of Public Health

Local and state public health departments across the country work to ensure that people in their communities have healthy water to drink, their restaurants don’t…

Essential Worker Shoulders $1,840 Pandemic Debt Due To COVID Cost Loophole By: Kaiser Health News

Carmen Quintero works an early shift at a distribution warehouse that ships N95 masks and other products to a nation under siege from the coronavirus.…

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