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What did I do wrong? Exclusive Provider Organization & preauthorization question

17th February 2016

Reader submitted question below. Please reply if you can help. This is the first time I’ve ever had to deal with substantial medical bills, so bear with me. I’m attempting to figure out what exactly was my fault, the doctor’s fault or the insurance company’s fault. Three months ago, I was in a bad accident, […]

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Let’s make healthcare more expensive for everyone

26th May 2011

A malpractice award of 58 million bucks – anyone wonder why fewer and fewer doctors are going into OB/GYN? Anyone wonder why healthcare is so expensive in America? Now certainly the family needs to be able to care for their son. Just not so sure we have to be so quick to blame the doctor. […]

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I think I agree with Obama on healthcare and insurance

23rd June 2009

This argument makes sense to me: “Why would it drive private insurance out of business?” Obama said of the proposed public option. If private insurers “tell us that they’re offering a good deal, then why is it that the government, which they say can’t run anything, suddenly is going to drive them out of business? […]

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Health insurance question for the self-employed here.

12th March 2009

Question: I’ve had Anthem insurance for the entire 14 years I’ve been freelancing. Since 9/11, my monthly premium has gone up more than 400%. I have to believe I can be paying less, but I don’t want to go with a fly by-night company either. I’ve gotten the name of a broker from a friend […]

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