Telemedicine improves accessibility to health care facilities for the patient living in remote areas and allows physicians to reach out to patients and expand their services beyond their own clinic. Inadequate care coordination is estimated to cause between $25 and $45 billion in wasteful spending due to avoidable complications and unnecessary hospital readmissions, thus making a state-of-the-art, technology-enabled care management solution essential to sustainable delivery of healthcare services.
Dealing with a free-market health insurance, offered by companies competing hard for your dollar, is surely no more complex than dealing with Obamacare exchanges with their constantly shifting plans and networks, and the impossibility of finding out actually what doctor takes what.
Racial or ethnic differences in the quality of healthcare needs to be taken care of. This can be done by understanding multilevel determinants of healthcare disparities, including individual belief and preferences, effective patient-provider communication and the organizational culture of the health care system.
If you or your dependents are already enrolled in Medicaid or CHIP, and you live in a state offering assistance (Florida), you can contact the Children’s Health Insurance Plan or your State Medicaid office to find out if premium assistance is available.
To that end, the Health Care Cost Institute was established in 2011 as a non-profit, independent, non-partisan research institute dedicated to creating the United States’ most comprehensive source of information on health care activity and promoting research on the drivers of escalating health care costs.