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How to avoid medical treatment that may not work or tests that are costly and unnecessary.

How to avoid medical treatment that may not work or tests that are costly and unnecessary. Medical costs continue to skyrocket, and more than ever, healthcare consumers need to learn when to stay no. One of the most frustrating parts of being a doctor is that third-party administrators such as NIA (National Imaging Associates) constantly deny tests such as an MRI when a patient is in pain. For years, doctors have been ordering MRI’s and other tests partly because they have little training in evaluating problems such as back pain but also because of the concern of missing a problem Read More »