How Much Does Breast Reconstruction Cost?by
are "how much does breast reconstruction cost?" and "will my insurance cover it?". The good news is that even though breast reconstruction is performed by plastic surgeons, it is NOT considered cosmetic surgery.
If the mastectomy...
A Quick Way to Rein in Medical Costsby
"How to Rein in Medical Costs, RIGHT NOW," describes an immediate strategy for saving money by:
Eliminating six costly tests and procedures that research has shown (with differing degrees of certainty...
Cut costs, cut costs, cut costs. ...by
Cut costs, cut costs, cut costs. That’s what we have been hearing lately (30 + years?) in order to effectively reform health care.
The problem is those costs are someone’s income. In a free market economy...
Costs, costs, costsby
As always, a thoughtful piece by Steve Bailey in today's Boston Globe, this one quoting Regina Herzlinger from Harvard Business School. An excerpt:
What consumers need, she says, is greater transparency. "The premise is