The pharmacy benefit manager and private equity firm will see you now

The #1 cause of personal bankruptcy in the United States is medical debt and healthcare is officially the largest employer in the United States of America. When anyone with a heartbeat can take on a mortgage or apply for a college loan, bubbles happen. Similar to the principles that underlie The Giving Pledge trying toContinue reading “The pharmacy benefit manager and private equity firm will see you now”

Why are self-pay charges still a black box?

Recently, my significant other got into a grappling match with my power drill. Let’s just say, drill bit-1 and wife-0. This piece is a bit more opinionated and much more personal than usual (I hope). With both HIPAA and current employment in mind, let’s tap dance into describing an emergent healthcare experience and offer someContinue reading “Why are self-pay charges still a black box?”