Resources

Whether you are looking to get help with medical bills, or just educate yourself about how to deal with potential future medical incidents, our resources section is here to help you. Please explore the articles and videos below to learn more about how to negotiate medical bills and become informed.

  • Tips to Avoid Major Medical DebtMay 5, 2015
    Tips to Avoid Major Medical Debt

    Medical debt is one of the top causes of bankruptcy in the U.S.; more Americans than ever before are falling victim to exorbitant medical bills. In fact, it is estimated that one in five U.S. citizens owes a substantial amount of debt to healthcare providers. Is there any way to avoid major medical debt? Educate…

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  • Healthcare Advocacy – A Growing IndustryApril 22, 2015
    Healthcare Advocacy – A Growing Industry

    The healthcare advocacy industry started in the 1970’s during the patient’s rights movement. Because of this movement, in 1972 the American Hospital Association adopted the Patient Bill of Rights. In the beginning, patient advocacy involved naming patient advocates or representatives for patients who were in the hospital for long periods of time. Those who were in particular need…

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  • Medical Bills – The Number One Fear of RetireesApril 20, 2015
    Medical Bills – The Number One Fear of Retirees

    When you think about your retirement years, what do you see? Many people imagine being able to do all the things they’ve wanted to do but couldn’t. Perhaps they were busy raising a family or had a job they couldn’t get away from. A lot of people simply can’t afford to do everything they want…

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  • Outsourcing vs. In-House Medical BillingMarch 24, 2015
    Outsourcing vs. In-House Medical Billing

    A major question facing every medical practice is whether or not to outsource their medical billing. Why is this considered to be a major issue? What are the differences between outsourcing and in-house medical billing? What are the pros and cons of each? What They Mean: Outsourcing and In-house Billing A medical practice’s cash flow…

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