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The new reality of patient-as-payer

How DME providers can deliver transparency and accuracy to healthcare consumers
 - 
09/29/2020

In theory, health care consumerism is a straight-forward idea: Shifting costs to consumers, typically in the form of high-deductible health plans (HDHPs), gives them an incentive to make informed decisions about the health care services they purchase. 

The new reality of patient-as-payer

 - 
Friday, September 18, 2020
By Steve Ingel and Lillian Phelps

In theory, health care consumerism is a straight-forward idea: Shifting costs to consumers, typically in the form of high-deductible health plans (HDHPs), gives them an incentive to make informed decisions about the health care services they purchase.