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There is nothing wrong with a little friendly financial heads-up advice regarding insurance. But below the surface, what does all this advice say about the inflated costs of the healthcare system in which we are obliged to navigate, specifically the role of “insurance” in driving those costs?
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Some things are so familiar or so close to “us” that we don’t see them for what they really are. Take the case of the famous vision impaired artist depicted above, Claude Rhinoir.
Our efforts to protect patients backfired last week. At first glance it looked like the co-payment plan was off the table. The press took the bait and announced that the $7 Medicare co-payment measure introduced in the 2014-15 budget was cancelled. 547 more words