How to Help Patients Navigate Health Care Costs

How to Help Patients Navigate Health Care Costs

Rising costs and insurance literacy affect access to care and outcomes There has been a “dramatic shift” in the way health care is paid for, reported the news website RevCycleIntelligence.com. Payment responsibility no longer falls primarily on payers and providers,...
What Patient Education Can and Can’t Do

What Patient Education Can and Can’t Do

Patient education has changed. Decades ago, doctors distributed pamphlets to patients as needed. Now, people seek instant access to information about their health whenever and wherever they want. According to 2015 data from Pew Research Center, 62 percent of...