This man will help you get out of expensive medical bills

Most people, even if they don’t understand a hospital bill, pay it anyway. He’s trying to change that......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2017

Household Debt a Growing Risk in China

Single-mother Li Ying helps explain why household debt in China may be a bigger risk to the giant economy than previously thought. Faced with expensive medical bills to treat breast cancer, the 38-year-old nurse from Heilongjiang in northern China is stru.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseNov 11th, 2016

This Startup Wants to Fight Errors in Your Medical Bills

Was that surgery more expensive than you anticipated? Remedy Labs thinks mistakes in billing should be their opportunity, not your problem......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 29th, 2016

Chick-fil-A sandwich contained baked rodent, lawsuit says

A Pennsylvania woman is suing the fast-food chain for medical bills and more, citing "extreme nausea" from the icky incident.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 15th, 2017

New handheld device turns smartphone into diagnostic tool

Scientists have developed a handheld device that enables a smartphone to perform lab-grade medical diagnostic tests which typically require large, expensive instruments.The USD 550 spectral Transmiss........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 11th, 2017

A 20-year-old woman is suing Costco over chicken salad she says triggered kidney failure and $2 million in medical bills (COST)

Fox 13 NewsA 20-year-old is suing Costco after E. coli-tainted chicken from the retailer caused serious health problems, including epilepsy and kidne.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 9th, 2017

What Happens If You Can"t Afford Health Care?

“No longer covered by company-sponsored health-insurance plans, a growing number of jobless workers are being forced to foot their own medical bills just when they can least afford to.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 26th, 2017

Senate"s Health Bill Would Make Life Easier For Some Small Businesses

Some small businesses buy their health plans through trade associations. The GOP health bills would make those cheaper. But that could also make employer-based insurance more expensive .....»»

Category: topSource: nprJul 12th, 2017

Private clinics" unproven stem cell treatment is unsafe and unethical

Professional medical organisations have raised concerns about these expensive cell therapies.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 8th, 2017

GOP touts lower premiums, but other insurance costs to rise

Republicans are touting lower premiums under their health care legislation, but that reflects insurance that would cover a smaller share of the cost of medical bills......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 28th, 2017

A mom"s viral tweets about her son"s medical bills sums up what"s at stake in the Obamacare debate

A mom"s viral tweets about her son"s medical bills sums up what"s at stake in the Obamacare debate.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 26th, 2017

CoreCivic agrees to pay Metro employees’ bills following scabies outbreak

Nashville-based private prison operator CoreCivic has agreed to pay out-of-pocket medical expenses for Metro employees following an outbreak of scabies at the Metro Davidson County Detention Facility that the company operates. The Tennessean reports .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 23rd, 2017

Bouncing back from financial crisis

After Gabe Lumby was diagnosed with Chrohn’s Disease, the medical bills flooded in. Here's how he got ba.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 15th, 2017

Do Not Let Outlandish ER Charges Break Your Bank

Do Not Let Outlandish ER Charges Break Your Bank I just read a new analysis of US medical bills has found hospitals typically charge uninsured ER (emergency room)  pati.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 11th, 2017

Why a fourth of US families are skipping doctor visits

One in four households are avoiding medical treatment because of the cost. Here's why you may still have large medical bills, even with coverage......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 7th, 2017

This increasingly common hidden fee is a nasty surprise on medical bills

As doctors’ offices are bought up by hospitals, patients are facing charges that come without warning......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 2nd, 2017

Don’t make these mistakes with medical bills

Limit the hurt by shopping around, double-checking bills and negotiating your out-of-pocket expenses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2017

Personal Finance Daily: Job benefits that will save you thousands and the man who will get you out of medical bills

Friday’s top personal finance stories.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2017

The Moneyologist: Mother’s Day Moneyologist: My mother-in-law is moving in! Will we have to pay her bills?

One family worries about ‘filial responsibility’ and medical expenses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 12th, 2017

Model Chrissy Teigen Wants President Donald Trump to Pay Her Medical Bills

The outspoken critic of the president said Trump had driven her to take extreme stress relief measures......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 4th, 2017

This hidden fee is become increasingly common — and it’s a nasty surprise on medical bills

As doctors’ offices are bought up by hospitals, patients are facing charges that come without warning......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 3rd, 2017