Young people have more medical debt than older people, even though they tend to spend much less on health care, according to a new study published in Health Affairs. About 16% of consumers have an unpaid medical bill, the study
“Health insurer Anthem’s policy of denying reimbursement for emergency department visits later deemed not enough of an emergency sparked outrage and lawsuits from healthcare providers and lawmakers when it was rolled out to several states in 2017 and more this
Former Sen. Bill Bradley interviewed RIP Medical Debt co-founder and CEO Craig Antico on his Sirius XM radio show American Voices. It’s an excellent conversation and starts at around 12:08. Listen here: A transcript of the conversation is below: Bill
Advocates for patients, senior citizens, labor unions, and businesses hailed New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy’s (D) signing of a complex and controversial measure designed to curb the impact of costly “surprise” medical bills in New Jersey, according to NJ Spotlight.
GoFundMe, the largest online, crowdsourced fundraising platform, tells Minnesota Public Radio that people have raised more than $5 billion from 50 million donations in the eight years since it began. Interestingly, it’s become a go-to way for people in need
Bloomberg reports that many health plans “put patients on the hook for many thousands of dollars” and are widespread and growing “Why did we design a health plan that has the ability to deliver a $1,000 surprise to employees?” Shawn