HBO VICE News Tonight promoted patient advocacy in this segment which aired nationally on 6/26/18. Filmed over two full days, trimmed down to just 7 minutes! I’m honored to be featured along with other advocates and clients – and also my cat.
howstuffworks.com offers practical advice on a range of topics. My tips, along suggestions from other experts, recommend how to lower your medical bills. Check your bills carefully and use other sources to determine if the prices are fair.
KING 5, the NBC affiliate in Seattle, ran a series of “Buyer Beware” stories about medical billing and consumer awareness. This is a segment where I have 15 seconds of fame as a subject expert.
More local media coverage, this time 30 seconds! I tried to be diplomatic about our President’s interest in prescription drug pricing, hoping it goes beyond political posturing.
Again on KING 5, there is an excellent series of interviews about soaring prescription drug prices. My list of resources for lowering costs by doing comparison shopping was included in the website companion piece.
ICD, CPT, EOB . . . acronyms designed to confuse. The Pacific Northwest Inlander published a helpful article about how to make sure your hospital bill is fair and accurate — and avoid overpaying.