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Medical billing practices and high deductibles are why our medical costs are rising yearly; here’s why.

Medical billing practices and high deductibles are why our medical costs are rising yearly; here’s why. It’s amazing that even during the pandemic when the federal government was paying for covid related hospital bills and testing and few people were visiting their doctors or the hospitals, yet insurance carriers continued to charge us more in insurance premiums while increasing our copayments and deductibles. As a front-line healthcare practitioner, the increase is not showing up in our insurance reimbursements, and in general, the reimbursements have gone down while the costs of running a practice continue to rise for many years now.  Read More »