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Evaluating the Pros and Cons of Using Minute Clinics
February 12, 2015
Evaluating the Pros and Cons of Using Minute Clinics

Are you debating using the services of Minute Clinics because you’re unsure of the associated benefits and downsides? Here is a comprehensive guide of the pros and cons of using Minute Clinics to help you determine if it is the right option for you and your family. What is a Minute Clinic? A Minute Clinic…

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Recent U.S. Laws on Healthcare to Help Protect Consumers
February 9, 2015
Recent U.S. Laws on Healthcare to Help Protect Consumers

Do you wonder about your protections as a consumer in regards to U.S. healthcare? By keeping up with recently passed U.S. laws and proposed laws in the healthcare field, you can learn more about how to protect your healthcare needs and what still needs improvement. Save American Workers Act of 2015 One proposed law that…

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Is the Government’s Healthcare Website Safe for You to Use?
January 31, 2015
Is the Government’s Healthcare Website Safe for You to Use?

The US government’s health insurance website is receiving criticism for passing along consumers’ data who use the site. What does this mean for an American man or woman going onto HealthCare.gov to apply for insurance? It means that any personal information they enter onto the site as part of the application process could potentially be…

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When Do I Need Help With My Medical Bills?
January 31, 2015
When Do I Need Help With My Medical Bills?

Medical bills can be very expensive, but trying to understand them can be almost as stressful as having to pay them. Unfortunately, medical billing errors are all too common, which means that you can lose a lot of money if you aren’t able to decipher your bills correctly. Asking for help understanding medical bills can…

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What are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Urgent Care Clinics?
January 22, 2015
What are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Urgent Care Clinics?

When you consider whether to go to an urgent care clinic to care for your health needs, here is an overview of the advantages and disadvantages to weigh in your decision. This will provide information to determine if attending an Urgent Care Clinic is a good decision for you and your family.   What is…

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Affordable Care Act Supporters Numbers Dwindling
December 28, 2014
Affordable Care Act Supporters Numbers Dwindling

The Affordable Care Act is here. Whether it’s here to stay is still to be determined. While confusion and controversy continues to surround the Affordable Care Act, there has been success with providing healthcare to the previously uninsured and allowing preventative care treatment to those who previously did not have access to it. To characterize…

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Affordable Care Act Bringing New Entrepreneurial Opportunities
December 22, 2014
Affordable Care Act Bringing New Entrepreneurial Opportunities

Innovation in one area of the economy will cause ripple effects. Just ask those who work in industries affected by healthcare. With the aims of the Affordable Care Act to get more and more people coverage, it means that there is more demand for some medical products and services, not to mention health insurance. Additionally,…

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Why Affordable Care Act Enrollment Numbers Remain Low
December 17, 2014
Why Affordable Care Act Enrollment Numbers Remain Low

The whole nation knew that unveiling the Affordable Care Act would be a process with an unpredictable outcome. Between questions over whether peoples’ old plans would fit the framework of the ACA, to lawsuits debating whether the individual care mandate should be considered a tax or not, to major technological issues hampering enrollment, there simply…

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Couple Gets Baby and Million Dollar Hospital Bill
December 10, 2014
Couple Gets Baby and Million Dollar Hospital Bill

The “babymoon” is becoming a buzz word worldwide, a little vacation for expectant parents as they get prepared for such a life-changing event. Unlike the honeymoon, which celebrates a marriage after the fact, a babymoon celebrates an impending birth. For one Canadian couple from Saskatchewan, their babymoon turned out to be an experience that has…

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Why the Medical Device Industry is Likely to Face a Huge Revenue Hit
December 6, 2014
Why the Medical Device Industry is Likely to Face a Huge Revenue Hit

Sometimes people build businesses based on current conditions, only to have an unexpected event throw their business into chaos. While such circumstances are unexpected, it’s part of the risk when someone opens a business. Due to the volatility of the economy, individuals usually know they are taking a risk investing any amount of money into…

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