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How much does a breast biopsy cost, $1,000 or $2,342? She saved $1,842

(Updated 2022) A community member shared this regarding what a breast biopsy cost her: PROCEDURE: 77031 Stereotact guide for brst bx PRICES: CHARGED: 1000.0 INSURED: 500.0 PAID: 500.0 REPORT DATE: 2019-03-01 SHARE DATE: 2019-03-01 22:54:27 UTC HOSPITAL: Houston Medical Imaging INSURER: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas OTHER INSURER: An employer INPUT BY: xxxxx PHONE: […]

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With slow health benefit cost growth in 2020, employers plan to invest in more support for employees, says Mercer

“Total health benefit cost rose 3.4% on average in 2020, reaching $13,674 per employee among all US employer health plan sponsors with 50 or more employees, according to the annual Mercer National Survey of Employer-Sponsored Health Plans 2020,” Mercer wrote in a press release. “Large employers (those with 500 or more employees) reported a cost […]