People are shopping for health care. This is what it sounds like.

People are shopping for health care. This is what it sounds like.

Culture change is here. People are upset about their health costs, and they’re acting like consumers in the marketplace. They’re looking for value, and for providers who will cure their ills and treat them like thinking beings. We know this because they’re telling us on our PriceCheck project, crowdsourcing health-care prices with our partners KQED public radio […]

Join us at PriceCheck, our health cost crowdsourcing project

Join us at PriceCheck, our health cost crowdsourcing project

Summary: KQED, Southern California Public Radio and ClearHealthCosts.com  invite California residents to share the cost of medical procedures through Price Check, a groundbreaking crowdsourced database of health care prices, which was launched today. California is one of the largest health care markets in the world and Price Check, which will be a community-created database of […]

We won! We’re going to crowdsource prices with two California partners, via a Knight Foundation grant

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We won! We’re going to crowdsource prices with two California partners, via a Knight Foundation grant

Summary: We are thrilled to announce that we are joining KQED in San Francisco and KPCC/Southern California Public Radio in Los Angeles in a project to crowdsource health-care prices in California, funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation via its Prototype Fund. The plan is to leverage the power of the three […]