One major culprit of increased healthcare spending are pharmaceutical companies. When will government step in and regulate these cost driving machines?
The topic of US Healthcare Spending has been a hot button issue for decades. Spending continues to grow, outpacing general economic growth. Are we asking the right questions about the reasons for the increase in spending? Are these higher costs actually undesirable when US healthcare consumer values are taken into consideration?
I don’t know about you but I have heard too many times that our healthcare system is broken. Everyone has their own ideas and I would have to believe they aren’t too far off. Basically, if the system fails to meet our needs and expectations regarding both care and cost, then there has to be […]
I recently read a great blog post by a nurse and patient advocate Anne Llewellyn in which she described her experience as a patient trying to mitigate potential surprise billing. Even those of us within the healthcare field can struggle to determine how much something will cost and how to shop for providers within the […]
Who is “Johnny” I wanted to share this story about a butterfly named “Johnny” with you. It was shared with me by my good friend Rachel. Needing some work done around her house, she reached out through some type of social media and got a response from a man named “Johnny”. After meeting with him […]