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Health care costs: 10 credit options to help manage the expenses involved

With the rising cost of healthcare and medical procedures, most Americans are painfully aware of how quickly medical bills can mount and the impact of unpaid medical .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 16th, 2018

The double whammy of long-term health care costs

The lofty expenses involved aren't a worry just for retirees but also for the caregivers who'll tend to them.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 29th, 2017

Aurora Health Care"s operating income declines in final year before merger

Aurora Health Care’s operating income declined 9.2 percent in 2017 – but remained at more than $300 million — as the nonprofit incurred higher expenses for salaries and wages as well as consulting costs from its merger with Advocate Health Care......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 3rd, 2018

Warren Buffett (Finally) Shares Some Details on Health Care Venture With Amazon and JP Morgan

If they manage to lower costs in this $3.3 trillion industry, we'll all benefit......»»

Category: topSource: incFeb 26th, 2018

As flu season gets worse, the costs are climbing

Employers' bill for lost work alone could be near $10 billion, plus health care expenses for stricken workers.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 24th, 2018

3 reasons why CVS would want to buy health insurer Aetna

A CVS-Aetna combination could create a health colossus that can reach deeper into the average customer's life to manage care and cut costs, according to analysts who follow the companies......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 27th, 2017

Why your health care costs are out of control

Workers with employer-sponsored insurance have seen their deductibles and other out-of-pocket expenses rise at a rate far outpacing increases in wages over the past decade, according to a new analysis from the Kaiser Family Foundation. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 5th, 2017

Why your health care costs are out of control

Workers with employer-sponsored insurance have seen their deductibles and other out-of-pocket expenses rise at a rate far outpacing increases in wages over the past decade, according to a new analysis from the Kaiser Family Foundation. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 5th, 2017

How to cope with health care costs in retirement

You can’t ignore this category in your planning, especially because these expenses rise so much when you retire.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 12th, 2017

How a "culture of wellness" has helped this Triad county cut health care costs

The county implemented a wellness program about six years ago, and since then has been able to curb health care expenses......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 29th, 2017

Health-care costs could eat up retirement funds

In a perfect world, the largest expenses in retirement would be for fun things like travel and entertainment.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 24th, 2017

15 ways to beat the high cost of medical care

Even with insurance, out-of-pocket medical costs and prescription drugs can run up a hefty tab. Here's how to keep health expenses under control......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 28th, 2017

Costs making consumers more afraid of medical bills than illness

As health care costs keep rising, more people seem to be skipping physician visits. It's not fear of doctors, however, but more of a phobia about the bills that could follow......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 22nd, 2018

Here"s how much you"ll spend on health care in retirement

The average couple retiring today at age 65 will need $280,000 to cover health care and medical costs in retirement, according to an annual estimate by Fidelity, released Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 21st, 2018

Couples in retirement face average health care costs of $280,000, Fidelity estimates

If you’re .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 20th, 2018

People not prepared for this huge $280,000 retirement expense

Fidelity estimates that health care could cost a couple $280,000 in retirement. That is, if you retire in line with Medicare eligibility. Leave the workforce earlier, and you'll need to plan for extra costs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 20th, 2018

Health care could cost couples $280,000 in retirement

Health care costs could be your biggest and most unpredictable expense in retirement......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 19th, 2018

Health care could cost couples $280,000 in retirement

Health care costs could be your biggest and most unpredictable expense in retirement......»»

Category: personalSource: cnnApr 19th, 2018

For New Trump Drug Plan, a Cautionary Tale in Italy

The Trump administration has drafted an executive order that ties drug costs to performance as a way to lower health-care spending in the U.S. But a similar attempt by Italy for more than a decade hasn’t found much success......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 17th, 2018

Bringing competition to health care: Dell Med professor says doctors need to ask themselves what patients really want

From convoluted explanations of benefits to skyrocketing drug prices, U.S. health care is a byzantine ­system with layers of interests and obligations — and reducing Americans’ health care costs will require intricate operations to untangle those .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2018

It is not worth dying for a better pay cheque

Unhealthy workplaces diminish employee engagement, increase turnover and reduce job performance, while driving up health insurance and health­care costs.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 14th, 2018