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Domestic Medical Tourism on the Rise

An increasing number of employees are being faced with a question when it comes to non-emergency surgical care: stay close to home and pay a portion out of pocket, or…
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Bundled Payments Tested for Reducing Costs and Payment Headaches

Physicians and insurers move toward providing medical care — and bills — in one comprehensive package.  When patients go to Twin Cities Orthopedics (TCO) in Minnesota for a total knee…
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Comparing Healthcare Costs Still a Guessing Game

Estimates for medical procedures can be hard to track down, though comparison shopping is getting easier. If the orthopedist tells you it’s time for a knee replacement, your next question…