Archive for October 28th, 2018

PBM Practices Exposed

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

PBMs use arbitrary and opaque DIR fees to derive record profits at the expense of independent pharmacies, plan sponsors and most importantly consumers……………………..

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How We Are Getting Screwed…………………

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

The healthcare industry is rife with secrets the healthcare industry doesn’t want you to know. If you have the courage to read this article, you may be wise to order The Schuessler Stick™, overnight delivery.

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70% of Americans Back Medicare For All?

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

Medicare for all is only one election away. Opponents may win 1,000 wars but proponents only need to win one. But this author writes “Medicare for All’ will never work, so let’s stop pushing it.”

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Hospital Gouging Practices Exposed

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

       Victor Lustig

Adam Conover explains hospital gouging practices 20 in this eye-opening 5-minute clip……..

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High Cost vs. High Quality: How Do You Navigate Health Insurance?

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

By Dave Chase

The most persistent myth in healthcare is that high cost equals high quality. It’s a proposition that holds across a great many products that are bought and sold in actual, functioning markets — but that’s not a description that applies to the U.S. healthcare industry.

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Texas Man Scams TriCare For More Than $50 Million

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

 

A Dallas man has admitted to defrauding a military health insurance program for $50 million.

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If You Can’t Beat Them, Join Them

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

Blue Cross of N. Carolina has announced a new, no network health plan (Reference Based Pricing). Coupled with a high deductible, BCBSNC touts a 33% premium savings.

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County Sues Insurance Broker Over Secret $250,000 Commission

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

The county’s complaint alleged broker accepted a $254,000 kickback for referring the county to a major insurer…………………in addition to fees paid directly by the county to the broker…………

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Trump Plans To Revamp Employer Based Health Care

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

The Beginning Of The End of Group Health Insurance?

The proposal would allow companies to use HRAs to reimburse employees’ premiums on the individual health-insurance market……………………….In lieu of adopting a group medical plan for employees, an employer can give employees money to purchase individual health insurance in the open market....

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Pharmacy Owner Charged In $10 Million Health Insurance Scam

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

An Alabama pharmacy owner has been charged as part of an alleged conspiracy to scam more than $10 million from a federal health insurance program………………

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