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Chicago, Illinois
I am founder of, a health care price transparency initiative to help consumers... Full Bio
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Help Negotiating Your Medical Bills

If you are uninsured and have medical bills you cannot afford, you have a few options. If the bills are large enough, you could file for...

How to Avoid Insurance Billing Errors

You might not be able to control all your health care costs, but scrutiny of your medical bills and using in-network providers can go a long way...

300 “Shoppable” Health Care Procedures

According to a recent white paper published by Thomson Reuters , $36 billion dollars annually is wasted on health care procedures that are...

Top Ten Tips to Save Money on Medical Care

Peter McIntire recently launched , an online portal that helps consumers discover and schedule affordable imaging...

Health care in America

This article explains how companies are attempting to make health care costs transparent for their employees.  The full article, Companies Try to...

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Nov 19 2009 by rajesh moganti
Hi friend!

I know the contest is pretty funny, but I would love to win Wellsphere's Health Blogger Award
I would appreciate it if you could cast a vote for me and I guarentee you that you will like my blog 100%
Apr 08 2009 by outofpocket
Thanks Kathleen.  The more people that particpate in this community directory, the more powerful the direcotry will become for everyone!
Apr 03 2009 by Kathleen D.

What a great nonprofit idea! Your website looks very helpful. I look forward to your posts.



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