The Health Decision Support Tools community showcases the latest news and innovative tools employers offer to their workforce population to educate and aid the employee to make better health care decisions and life choices.
Now that price transparency is becoming the new normal, we need to ensure that the information about prices is accurate. Having accurate price information could potentially help both employers and insured workers reduce the amount of money each spends on health care.
What’s more unpleasant than shopping for health insurance? Not much, according to a recent Bankrate survey. Selecting and enrolling in a new health plan ranks alongside being crammed into the middle seat of an airplane or filing taxes for most Americans.
Across America, very few states take the protection and rights of consumers seriously when it comes to making available health care quality and cost information.
While most of us would never frequent a restaurant that didn’t list prices but instead kept patrons guessing until they received a bill a month later, that’s exactly what happens in health care. The true costs of services are tightly held secrets.
Vitals announced that Heyward Donigan, former CEO of ValueOptions, will join the company as chief executive officer
My Health and Money LLC, a unique, cost-saving solution for employees and consumers managing high-deductible plans, has been selected as an integral component of SelectAccount’s new WalletDoc cost saving tools. My Health and Money and SelectAccount are innovators in how to support and guide sound
New website, guroo.com, provides consumers with information to facilitate more informed health care decisions
As the IHC Froum West kicked off last week, Monocle Health Data released its white paper examining the health care transparency revolution.
Major discrepancies exist between patient preferences and the medical care they receive for many common conditions. Shared decision making (SDM) is a process where a patient and clinician faced with more than one medically acceptable treatment option jointly decide which option is best based on
The Center for Health Transformation, along with nearly 40 of its members, met to develop tripartisan solutions for payment reform. These solutions will provide better overall health and better care outcomes at lower costs to Americans.